Uncover Manchester’s industrial past and learn about the fascinating stories of the people who contributed to the history and science of a city that helped shape the modern world. Located on the site of the world’s oldest surviving passenger railway station and only minutes from Manchester’s City Centre, the Museum’s action-packed galleries, working exhibits and costumed characters tell the amazing story of revolutionary discoveries and remarkable inventions both past and present – a memorable day out for everyone!
The entire collection of this museum is a Designated Collection of national importance.
AddressLiverpool Road Castlefield
- 24 Hour Information Line - 0161 832 2244
- School Bookings - 0161 833 0027
Admission to the Museum's permanent galleries is FREE. Charges apply for Special Exhibitions.
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