Archives+ is an exciting City Centre showcase and repository for archives and family history. Situated in the magnificent Manchester Central Library, this purpose-built centre brings together a partnership of amazing regional and national
collections of documents, photographs and films, and helps to satisfy a growing demand for accessible community history and personal heritage. It is easier than ever before for you to find what you’re looking for under one roof!
Learn how to use wills and civil probate documents to research your family history04.10.14
As part of Black History Month, Professor Lou Kushnick OBE will be delivering a public lecture on Understanding the US Civil Rights Movement.09.10.14
Southern Cemetery is the UK’s largest municipal cemetery. This virtual tour will explain the layout and history of this most significant of Manchester cemeteries.09.10.14
An exhibition to commemorate World War One through the eyes of Wilfred Owen’s poetry is being launched at Central Library by the Lord Mayor of Manchester.Read More