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The museum is now closed for redevelopment until February 2023

We look forward to welcoming you back to the museum in 2023 when we emerge as a more inclusive, caring and imaginative museum. 

Although our doors are temporarily closed, we are still here for you. Manchester Museum exists beyond a building. All our collections are all available to explore online at  

Keep an eye on our social media channels to find out about pop-up events, online events and outreach programmes: 


Manchester Museum is a truly extraordinary place to hold a private event. Every event or purchase made supports the museum. And our mission. We will have new spaces alongside familiar ones for your event from February 2023. For enquiries, contact:

0161 306 4100