Past events

Take a Walk on the Wildside Nature Trail

26 July - 29 August 2021

What will you discover at Manchester Museum this summer? With 3 floors of displays and exhibitions,...

21st century nature collecting

09:00 - 10:30 23 July 2021

How did scientists collect nature samples in the past? How is it different today? Compare different...

Radical Readers Summer Event: Book Reading & Author Q&A

23 July 2021 - 19 January 2022

Part two of Our Shared Cultural History x Decolonise University of Manchester Radical Readers summer...

Let's Dance

10:00 - 11:00 22 July 2021

Online event. Ever wondered if you could samba sitting down? Well, now you can-can! Dance is a gre...

Mixed Identities: discussion & reflection workshop

22 July 2021 - 19 January 2022

Join our Our Shared Cultural Heritage Collective at Manchester Museum and explore mixed heritage ide...

Force of Nature

21 July - 29 August 2021

Get close to nature and explore our collections this summer with free, family activities with Manch...

Sixty Second Species

21 July 2021 - 19 January 2022

Online event, every Wednesday throughout summer at 12pm. Discover more about the wild species on yo...

Belonging: Space & Place - Poetry Workshop

17:00 - 19:00 21 July 2021

Following on from the Whose Statues? Whose Stories? sessions for young people, join Our Shared Cultu...

Radical Readers Summer Event: Book Discussion

19 July 2021 - 19 January 2022

Part one of Our Shared Cultural History x Decolonise University of Manchester. Join us for a discus...

We Are Nature

23 June - 31 August 2021

How does nature make you feel? Discover Wild Chorus and Voicing Silence, two new artistic response...