Museum that is next door to the University of Manchester. Free entry and hosts a lot of natural history.
From archeology and anthropology to earth sciences and entomology (that’s insects to you and me), the range of exhibits in the museum is mind-boggling. There’s Stan, a reproduction of a massive T-rex fossil. There are elaborate Egyptian sarcophagi and creepy looking mummies. There’s a giant Japanese…
One of my favourite museums in Manchester. It has dinosaurs & mummys! Something for everyone here and you can literally spend half a day here..and its FREE!
“Worth getting a bus into Manchester to see this museum. Full of interesting things to see and do.”
“Northern Quarter is used for various filming locations. In February 2020 parts of Stephenson Square were transformed into New York to shoot scenes of Netflix series "The Crown". Previously used for Morpheus and Captain America films. TV series "Life on Mars" filmed here. ”
“If you’re a football fan then this is the place to visit while you are in the area. Manchester is 20 mins on the train from Macclesfield and the museum is a further 15 min walk from Piccadilly station. ”
“Imperial War Museum North is a museum in the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford in Greater Manchester, England. One of five branches of the Imperial War Museum, it explores the impact of modern conflicts on people and society. It is the first branch of the Imperial War Museum to be located in the north of England”