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Police Museum and Archives


If you are interested in policing and police history then visit the Police Museum and Archives. Apart from general public interest, it has resources for students and teachers for GCSE studies and also has facilities to help with activity badges for scouts and guide.

Greater Manchester Police Museum is open to the public every Tuesday between 10.30 – 4.00, last admission is 3.00 and entry is free.


We open on additional days during the school holidays, please see our events section for more details.

Staff are available Monday – Friday to answer your queries.


57a Newton St, Northern Quarter

Manchester, M1 1ET

0161 856 3287 / 4500 / 3284

Email police.museum@gmp.police.uk