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Welcome to Manchester Museum. We hope this map helps you find your way around the Museum. If you do get lost, just ask a member of staff.

Copies of this map are available at the Information Point in different formats.

Floor B Picnic Area from Sep 2014

The Lab at Manchester Museum from Sep 2014 (Schools only)

Floor G Museum Entrance Information Point Lockers

Eating and drinking Please help us protect our collections from the pests that live on crumbs by only eating and drinking in the Picnic Area. Thank you. Collections Study Centre Events and identification service will continue throughout Floor 3 closures please see website or ask at reception for details. Photography The Museum is here for you to enjoy. You are welcome to take photographs provided they are for your own use, except for some particular exhibits which are clearly marked.

Shop Café Discovery Centre: Open weekends and holidays, 11am-4pm for object handling, drawing and other activities. Temporary Exhibitions Rocks & Minerals: Rocks, minerals and the formation of the Earth. Fossils: Plant and animal fossils including Stan the T.rex.

Mezzanine Floor Meteorites and the Earth in Space


Floor 1

Floor 2

Ancient Worlds: Discovering Archaeology and Egyptian Worlds galleries showcasing the best of our outstanding archaeology collections and revealing the people behind the objects. www.ancientworlds.co.uk

Money: Ancient, medieval and modern money. Ancient Worlds: Exploring Objects gallery revealing the full richness of our archaeology collections. www.ancientworlds.co.uk Kanaris Lecture Theatre

Manchester Gallery: Uncover the links between our collection and the people and history of Manchester. Living Cultures & Archery: Objects made and used by people, revealing different cultures. Nature Discovery: Exploration area for families with younger children. Closed for refurbishment Sep-Nov 2014

Living Worlds: Explore the connections between all living things, including us and help shape the future. www.livingworlds.co.uk

The Vivarium: Visit the home of our live reptiles and amphibians. Nature’s Library: Explore our outstanding natural history collection, redisplayed in one of our beautiful Victorian galleries.

Floor 3 Closes Oct 2014

The Study opens Summer 2015 Temporary Exhibitions Whitworth Park: Pleasure, Play & Politics Until Sun 5 Oct 2014


Until Sep 2014

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Temporary Exhibitions Until Sun 5 Oct 2014

Picnic Area Moves to new home on Floor B, below reception from Sep 2014

2 LINK BRIDGE

The Vivarium

Money

Nature’s Library

Ancient Worlds Kanaris Lecture Theatre


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Closed Sep-Nov 2014

LINK BRIDGE

Ancient Worlds

Nature Discovery Closed for refurbishment Sep-Nov 2014

Manchester Gallery

Living Worlds

Living Cultures & Archery

Meteorites (Mezzanine Floor)

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Entrance

Oxford Road

Oxford Road

Rocks & Minerals

Discovery Centre

Fossils

Temp Exhibitions


B

Opens Sep 2014

Picnic Area from Sep 2014

The Lab at Manchester Museum from Sep 2014 (Schools only)

Key Information

Stairs

CafĂŠ

Link Bridge

Lockers

Lift

Shop Accessible Toilet Baby Change

Lift

3

Closed from Oct 2014

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1

1

G B

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G B

Museum floors at a glance

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Manchester Museum Map 2014