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), Bank Holidays and for Jewish Festivals and weddings.


For Passover we are closed on Mon 14 April (from 1pm), Tue 15 April, Wed 16 April, Sun 20 April (from 1pm), Mon 21 April and Tue 22 April 2014.

For Shavuot we are closed on Wed June 4 and Thu June 5.




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 Besso’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)