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**Wild Events Programme**

Wild Talks

  • Tickets: Free, book tickets.
  • Date: 8 Jun 2024 -26 Apr 2025
  • Location: Kanaris Theatre, Manchester Museum, Oxford Road.

Wild Talks

Wondrous & WILD

  • Tickets: Free, drop in.
  • Date: 30 Jul 2024 -30 Aug 2024
  • Location: Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

Wondrous & WILD

*Exhibitions*

Exhibitions and displays explore the richness of our world and our past, present and future.

Wild

Our bold new exhibition, opening on 5 June 2024, looks at how we can go 'wild' to tackle the climate and biodiversity crisis.

  • Tickets: Free, booking required
  • Date: 5 Jun 2024 -1 Jun 2025
  • Location: Exhibition Hall, ground floor

Wild

A Sense of Flora

  • Tickets: Free, drop in.
  • Date: 3 Aug 2024 -1 Sep 2024
  • Location: The Top Floor, Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

A Sense of Flora

*Summer 2024*

Saturday Club – Society and Change

Are you aged 13-16? Are you interested in creatively exploring how we can work together towards a fairer and more sustainable future? 

  • Date: 6 Jan 2024 -6 Jul 2024
  • Location: Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

Saturday Club – Society and Change

Wild in the museum tours

  • Tickets: Free, no booking necessary.
  • Date: 14 May 2024 -31 Aug 2024
  • Location: Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

Wild in the museum tours

Pride Tours

Join us for our regular Pride Tours of Manchester Museum - our Visitor Team will take you on a journey through the museum, bringing new voices to the collections.

  • Tickets: Free, drop-in event
  • Date: 26 May 2024 -25 Aug 2024
  • Location: Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

Pride Tours

Wild Talks

  • Tickets: Free, book tickets.
  • Date: 8 Jun 2024 -26 Apr 2025
  • Location: Kanaris Theatre, Manchester Museum, Oxford Road.

Wild Talks

Wild Shared Reading

  • Tickets: Free, book now.
  • Date: 25 Jun 2024 -16 Jul 2024
  • Location: Manchester Museum, Oxford Road

Wild Shared Reading

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