Throughout Manchester’s history, its people have taken a stand against injustice and prejudice.Read more
Some people are born here, some people come here to live. Every one of them shapes our city.Read more
Find out how your neighbourhood has changed through maps, local photographs and original archives.Read more
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!
A free talk on the history of healthcare in Manchester from Georgian times to the present as part of Explore Your Archives week.16.11.15
What is history? Who decides? And how do they figure it out? Find out when Manchester’s finest historians, archivists and curators take to the stage to divulge things about hi18.11.15
Do you use archives? Ever wondered how to share your knowledge online to others to benefit from it? Join Wikipedian Andy Mabbett for a free session to help you get started on Wikipedia.21.11.15