Fun family activities at the People’s History Museum this winter

People's History Museum, Manchester, North West, United Kingdom

Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 11:00 to Sunday, January 3, 2016 - 17:00

The People’s History Museum in Manchester offers a day exploring democracy and equality campaign exhibitions that tell the stories about ‘ideas worth fighting for’; looking a events such as Peterloo to the suffrage movement and campaign for workers rights to the co-operative movement.

The Little People’s History Museum – Beeing Special

Saturday 12 December, 11.00am – 12.00pm

Meet Little Bee, the bee who wants to be different. Join in the busy bee dance, search for flowers in the museum and follow Little Bee’s adventure to find out how he becomes the hero of Victorian Manchester. Fun interactive story session with puppets, song, dance and a craft activity, suitable for under 5s and their grown ups. To book visit Suggested donation £3


Make a Money Box Craft Activities

Saturday 19 December – Sunday 3 January 10am-5pm

Create and decorate origami money boxes to take home and help you save up your pennies.  Suitable for all ages, no booking required, drop in session. Suggested donation £3.


The museum’s current exhibition Show Me the Money discovers how the financial world has been imagined in art, illustration and photography from 1700 to the present day and also offers family-friendly activities including family friendly bags, quizzes, dressing up, online apps and much more! Open until 24 January 2016. Find out more at

United Kingdom
North West
People's History Museum, Left Bank, Spinningfields, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 3ER