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Greater Manchester Police Museum

The police cells at Greater Manchester Police Museum

The Greater Manchester Police Museum in Manchester City Centre is a free family friendly museum showcasing Police life in Manchester. 

The Greater Manchester Police Museum located in the Northern Quarter of Manchester City makes an interesting day out for families and those of all ages.  

Read on for what you need to know about visiting The Greater Manchester Police Museum. 

Children's Facilities At The Greater Manchester Police Museum

The Greater Manchester Police Museum Collections. 

the Greater Manchester Police Museum houses objects realting to the history in Greater Manchester. Located in a Victorian Police Station in the Northern Quarter, it gives you the chance to experience what life was like for a police officer. 

There is chance to see where Manchester's criminals were charged, fingerprinted and discover the cells and even sit on the bed. 

School Holidays At The Greater Manchester Police Museum

The Greater Manchester Police Museum opens on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school holidays often running special events. 

For the latest events at The Greater Manchester Police Museum and other school holiday events see here. 

Dinky Detectives Toddler Group The Greater Manchester Police Museum

The Greater Manchester Police Museum run a monthly Dinky Detectives session for toddlers and preschoolers.  The sessions include fun reading and crafting activities plus the chance to explore the museum.

The sessions are term time only and do not generally run in holidays.  See here for more information and dates and times of the Dinky Detective Sessions.

Tours at The Greater Manchester Police Museum 

The Museum also offer a private tours on Mondays, Wednesday and Thursdays for those over 6 years. The tours are for 5 to 25 people and are free although donations are appreciated. 

Baby Facilities At The Greater Manchester Police Museum

There are baby changing facitilies located at the ground floor unisex toilets. The Museum of Science and Industry is step free and has a customer lift making it buggy friendly. 

Food And Cafe At The Greater Manchester Police Museum

There is no cafe at The Greater Manchester Police Museum. 

Address And Location Of Greater Manchester Police Museum

Greater Manchester Police Museum is located at 57A Newton Street, Manchester, M1 1ET.  

Parking At Greater Manchester Police Museum

There is no parking at Greater Manchester Police Museum

museum on a Tuesday but there is some on-street parking on Newton Street or a number of private car parks nearby. There is a small amount of parking
for booked groups on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays, enquire when booking. 

Public Transport To Greater Manchester Police Museum

The Greater Manchester Police Museum is a fifteen minute walk from Piccadilly Train Station and the Market Street Tram Stop. 

More Information About Greater Manchester Police Museum

For More information about the Greater Manchester Police Museum see here.

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