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A must if visiting Manchester and interested in the suffrage movement. Don't expect to see a big... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2019
London, United Kingdom
Very interesting

Visited The Pankhurst centre with a friend , it is very near the Manchester hospitals down a side... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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60-62 Nelson Street, Manchester M13 9WP, England
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

A must if visiting Manchester and interested in the suffrage movement. Don't expect to see a big collection here and the archives are currently closed but the atmosphere is palpable. Worth coming to Manchester just to sit in Mrs P's living room. Volunteer curators very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mandybar
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Open in the afternoon on alternate Sundays (2nd and 4th each month) there are informative permanent displays enhanced by an exhibition, currently it features events held in Manchester last year celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the first Votes for Women. If you want to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Judy S
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This is the house of the Pankhursts where the suffragette movement in UK started. It's fascinating and worth a visit to watch the old film and negative publicity at the time. As it's run by volunteers it's opening times are limited.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Visited The Pankhurst centre with a friend , it is very near the Manchester hospitals down a side street the bus from Piccadilly practically drops you off at the door. Plenty of information at the centre unfortunately no cafe area which is understandable as the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank ayr12
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Even if you go on the right day it can be closed!!!!! We paid to go into car park next door and was very disappointed no sign in door to explain why closed.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Essential museum visit for family and human rights history in Manchester. Informative and insightful location with knowledgeable friendly staff

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank johnretroreload
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Interesting items to see. Just a small museum, with great atmosphere. Good information well presented.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Judi121
Reviewed January 4, 2018

A visit to this museum has been the highlight of my visit to Manchester. It reminded me of what we women owe the inspirational women of the suffragette movement. Staffed by very friendly and informed volunteers this tiny museum deserves more recognition than the city...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Kay B
Reviewed November 25, 2017

I lived in Manchester for 6 years and I've only recently discovered the place. It's a very interesting centre and it is unfortunate that it only has 3 rooms open to the public. It would be nice if the someone could help them expand the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank helenav543
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Inspiring visit!!!!! The staff were so informative and friendly... been wanting to visit for many years and had the opportunity to go. Such an important place that needs putting in the map more with some extra funding....!!

Date of experience: January 2017
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Limited opening. Just check website