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Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

Contact phone

0161 275 2648


From 5 to 16 years old

Opening times

Museum and Shop : Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm Sunday 10am - 5pm Tours: Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm Hire: Saturday & Sunday 9am - 5pm Closed: Bank holidays! (Monday), 24-26 December, 1 January

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See, Make and Do at the Museum: Join us for our early openings at the Museum aimed at children who have autism and other needs, along with their families and carers, parents/carers must stay and siblings are also welcome . The Autism early morning openings normally take place on the second Saturday of every month.

Activities take place before the Museum opens to the general public and there will be a quiet room available too.

The children are able to see objects, do activities and make creations inspired by one of the Museum's galleries. 

A different gallery will be open at each early opening. 

These sessions are drop-in, there is no need to book.

Click here for more information about events and the next scheduled early opening at Manchester Museum if you are planning a visit.

Updated: 10/09/2019