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!
The 'adopted' town of Mezieres, an Impressionist painter, St Denis, the man who flew to Burnage, a simple station doorway - these are just some of Manchester's links with France.27.05.15
From poets to politicians, Pakistanis make up the largest and one of the most well-established communities in Manchester. Come along and find out more.27.05.15
We're all going on a summer holiday-half term activity. A chance to see our vintage suitcase handling resource.28.05.15