February half term
Join us from 12 to 27 February for fun activities all about the body, inspired by our world-first exhibition Cancer Revolution: Science, innovation and hope.
Calling all Mini Movers! Join us as we roll, clank, whirr and clack our way round the Textiles Gallery.
Follow your curiosity and learn more about the big ideas and innovations that are changing our world today.
Our expert Explainers are on hand to unravel some science secrets at Science Stops throughout the museum.
Uncover stories of our historic site while exploring our new garden, featuring plants, trees and flowers that have been carefully selected to represent the goods that would have once been transported here on the railway.
Find out more about Manchester's Rolls-Royce in its new home as part of our Revolution Manchester gallery.
Explore the whimsical world of marvellous machinery with our new temporary display, A Quiet Afternoon in the Cloud Cuckoo Valley.
Get hands on and see science brought to life in our free interactive gallery designed for the whole family to enjoy together.
Start your journey through Manchester's rich legacy of industrial innovations, scientific discoveries and ideas that changed the world.
Manchester is built on cotton. Our Textiles Gallery tells the story of the people, products and pioneers that made it and their continuing legacy in our city and our world today.