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Public Engagement at Manchester

Our event highlights

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Throughout the year we get involved in a diverse range of public and community events and activities – participating in science, history, literature and music festivals, engaging local communities in our research activities, delivering lifelong learning programmes, volunteering and more. We’ve picked out a few highlights here to get you started.

More events across the university

There’s also a host of other events going on across the university including public talks and walks, open days, exhibitions, and activity sessions all year round, so come and visit us. You can also pop along to the Whitworth, Manchester Museum, Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, or Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre – you’ll be surprised by just how much there is to see and do. Find out more…