Themed events

 Coronavirus (COVID-19): Events up to the end of September 2020 are cancelled or postponed

100 years of Salford's buses

 Sunday 5 July 2020 (postponed)

 10am to 4.30pm

Recreating the first day of Salford Corporation's buses in 1919
Free heritage bus service between the Museum and Pendleton, along the original route

 Admission charges:
Standard charges apply

 Getting to the Museum: 
We recommend that you use public transport

 Free heritage bus service*
Free heritage bus service between the Museum and Pendleton, along the original route.

 Refreshments
Our usual selection of light meals and refreshments will be available all day

 What's On: Calendar

Heritage Open Days

 Saturday 12 September 2020 (cancelled)

 Sunday 13 September 2020 (cancelled)

 Saturday 19 September 2020 (cancelled)

 Sunday 20 September 2020 (cancelled)

 10am to 4.30pm

Free admission & free heritage buses between the Museum, Science and Industry Museum & People’s History Museum
Heritage Open Days is England's biggest heritage festival involving 40,000 volunteers. It celebrates our fantastic history, architecture and culture; offering people the chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences - all of which are FREE to explore.

 Admission charges:
Admission is free for this event

 Getting to the Museum:
We recommend that you use public transport

 Free heritage bus service*
A free heritage bus service will link the Museum of Transport with the People’s History Museum and the Museum of Science and Industry:
from the Museum of Transport at 1000, 1100 and every 60 minutes until 1600
from the Science and Industry Museum at 1025, 1125 and every 60 minutes until 1625
from the People’s History Museum at 1030, 1130 and every 60 minutes until 1630
*all times are approximate and are subject to traffic disruption. 

 Refreshments
Our usual selection of  light meals and refreshments will be available all day

 What's On: Calendar

1960s Weekend

 Saturday 17 October 2020

 10am to early evening

 Sunday 18 October 2020

 10am to 4.30pm

Celebrating 100 years of buses from Leigh, Salford, Lancashire United Transport and Mayne's
Greater Manchester's buses... 1960's style!
- See what it was like to travel on local buses in the 60s
- Special displays: sights and sounds of the 60s
- Tastes of the 60s - popular snacks and food from the decade
- Experience 1960s buses after dark: travel in the twilight!

 Admission charges:
Standard charges apply

 Getting to the Museum: 
We recommend that you use public transport, or use our free heritage CentreShuttle (see below). Don’t forget you can use rail tickets showing Manchester CTLZ as the destination to reach Manchester Victoria via Metrolink.

 Free heritage bus service*
CentreShuttle 4 - our free heritage bus link with Manchester city centre - will operate

 Refreshments
An expanded selection of light meals and refreshments, including a greater range of hot food, will be available

Keep in touch

Museum of Transport,
Boyle Street, Cheetham,
Manchester M8 8UW
 0161-205 2122
 email(at)gmts.co.uk

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