How cultural experiences can improve health and wellbeing


RT @ethnomcr: Unmissable opportunity to join the team @McrMuseum & work on our groundbreaking #MMhellofuture project! For more details abou…

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Manchester Museums and Galleries Partnership provides creative arts for health programmes for our local community, hospital patients and staff. We work with our collections and a wide range of creative practitioners to improve people’s wellbeing, the patient environment and creative learning opportunities. We develop our programmes in consultation with community health service providers, hospital staff, GPs and patients to help support improvements to the quality of care delivered by health professionals.

Facing Out – Artist Residency

Facing Out is an art project that explores the impact of acquired facial disfigurement from head, face and neck cancers and their treatments. Lucy Burscough will be creating paintings in residence at the wonderful…

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Artist Residency at Manchester Museum

Manchester Museum will be hosting a Artist Residency in the New Year who has experienced homelessness.  Through their own creative practice (discipline not yet confirmed) they will be free to interpret, communicate and present,…

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if: Volunteering for Wellbeing project

Manchester Museum is well known for its distinct approach to volunteering within the heritage sector. In 2006, Manchester Museum secured funding in partnership with Imperial War Museum North from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)…

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Early Years

Our exciting transformation hello future is under way and  involves extensive redevelopment work between 2018 and 2021. During this time some of our galleries are closed but you can still visit Nature Discovery, our…

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Dance for Parkinsons

Dance for Parkinsons   English National Ballet’s Dance for Parkinson’s programme extends unique opportunities to people living with Parkinson’s, their carers, friends and family, to engage in creative dance activity to live music led…

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Dance for Parkinson's