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Museum Meets

Welcome to The Manchester Museum’s new year-round programme for adults.
See below or visit our Museum Meets blog to find out more. 
Take a look at photos from previous Museum Meets events on Flickr.

After Hours 
Evening social events where you encounter the unexpected. Artists, scientists, filmmakers, writers and musicians animate our collections in special one-off performances.
After Hours is supported by Barefoot Wine. Drop-in, free.
Look at the events & exhibitions calendar for event details.

The Urban Naturalist
Friendly, practical workshops run by leading naturalists. From wild food-foraging and composting to bird song and insect identification, explore biodiversity on our doorstep. 
Last Saturday of the month, 2-4pm. Book on 0161 275 2648, £3
Look at the events & exhibitions calendar for event details.

Courses of all shapes and sizes from wildlife photography to community archaeology.  Led by experts in their fields drawing upon our amazing collections.
Look at the events & exhibitions calendar for event details.

Talks and tours
Talks, conversations, debates and tours exploring understanding between cultures and how to promote a sustainable world.
Look at the events & exhibitions calendar for event details.

English Corner
Free English conversation classes. 
Every first Tuesday at Manchester Museum: 1–2.30 p.m, 7 January, 4 February, 4 March
Every second Wednesday at Manchester Art Gallery: 1–2.30pm - 8 January, 5 February, 5 March
Every third Thursday at Manchester Art Gallery: 6.30-8 p.m - 16 January, 20 February, 20 March

No need to book, unless you are a group. Just meet at the information desk.

Events & exhibitions calendar
Museum Meets blog
Sign up for our free
Booking and information line:
 0161 275 2648

We also have more talks and tours for adults at our monthly Big Saturdays, specialist events and resources, daily object handling (11am-3pm), a changing programme of temporary exhibitions as well as our permanent galleries.

We aim to meet everyone's access requirements. Please let us know any requirements a week in advance of any event you would like to attend. Phone 0161 275 2648 or email museum@manchester.ac.uk

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  • Museum Meets, The Manchester Museum's adult programme (PDF Document, 2,758 KB)
  • Museum Meets

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