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Free heritage bus service to Heaton Park

 Saturday 5 June 2021

Free heritage bus service linking the Museum of Transport with Heaton Park
 Buses leave the Museum at: 1030, 1200, 1330, 1500*
 Buses leave Heaton Park (Middleton Road Gates) at: 1100, 1230, 1400, 1530*
Free heritage bus service between the Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester and Heaton Park: Middleton Road Gates.
Journey times: Museum of Transport -(20 mins)- Heaton Park -(10 mins waiting time)- Heaton Park -(20 mins)- Museum of Transport
*All times are approximate and are subject to traffic disruption.
Heaton Park Tramway: please note that passengers may only board trams at the Lakeside stop in Heaton Park. It will not be possible for passengers to board at Middleton Road Gates, or any other tram stop. If you wish to travel on the tramway, please go through the park to the Lakeside stop. Fare applies for tram travel.

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

 What's On: Calendar

Heritage Open Days

 Saturday 11 September 2021

 Sunday 12 September 2021

 Saturday 18 September 2021

 Sunday 19 September 2021

 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. 

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

 What's On: Calendar

Bygone Salford

 Saturday 16 October 2021

 10am to early evening

 Sunday 17 October 2021

 10am to 4.30pm

Celebrating over 100 years of buses in Salford

 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

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

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