Manchester Jewish Museum
190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester, M8 8LW

(10 minutes walk from Manchester Victoria Station and next to Manchester Fort Shopping Centre - see map)

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We're open...

Sunday - Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 1pm

Closed Saturdays (for Jewish Sabbath) and the following days in 2015 for Jewish Festivals


Wed 25 February

Sun 5 April and Fri 10 April

Sun 24 May and Mon 25 May

Sun 13 , Mon 14 and Tue 15 September

Tue 22 September from 1pm and Wed 23 September all day

Sun 27, Mon 28 and Tue 29 September

Sun 4, Mon 5 and Tue 6 October

Closed Bank Holidays:

Thu 1 Jan, Fri 3 April, Mon 6 April, Mon 4 May, Mon 25 May, Mon 31 Aug, Fri 25 Dec, Mon 28 Dec and Thu 31 Dec.


Guided Tours.

Jewish Manchester in 1912: Sweat Shops, Charity and the Titanic.

Sunday- Thursday 11am, 1pm and 3pm and Fridays at 11am

Visitors will be taken back in time to discover what life was like for 5 Jewish people living in Manchester in 1912. Museum volunteers will use the Museum'€™s displays, exhibits and collection to tell these fascinating and previously unheard stories.

Faith and the Synagogue

Sunday- Thursday 12pm and 2pm and Fridays at 12pm

Explore the oldest surviving synagogue building in Manchester through the life of a Jewish man called Chaim Besso. Let Mr Bessoƒƒƒƒƒƒ'ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ€™s story lead you around the synagogue and you will discover more about kosher food, festivals and the synagogue itself.

Tours are included in museum entrance price.


Adults £4.50
(Children / Students / Unemployed / Senior Citizens)