Hotels near Manchester University

Manchester University 

Manchester University is at the heart of the city's reputation as a forward thinking, cosmopolitan location, but is also the legacy of an interesting past. The centre of learning is one of the UK's original 'red-brick' universities – a fact which is clear from the physical makeup of many of the main buildings in the central campus. 

Many important and interesting events and conferences take place in Manchester University. If you are taking part in one, or you are visiting because you or someone in your family is thinking of studying at the institution, then you will find Thistle Manchester City Centre hotel, The Portland will put you very near Manchester University. Here are some of the big upcoming events being held at the centre of study:

 

Collecting Trees, 22 June – 6 October 

This on-going exhibition at the Manchester University is designed to promote ecology awareness – and is part of the British Ecological Society's Festival of Ecology. 

 

Sigur Ros, 30 August 

Manchester University's Jodrell Bank facility will be the location of a great music festival, which will be headlined by the Icelandic electronica specialists.

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Today's Weather

in Manchester °C or °F

23 Oct Thu

Overcast, a shower in places in the p.m.
Overcast, a shower in places in the p.m.
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
12oC

24 Oct Fri

A little a.m. rain, then a shower or two
A little a.m. rain, then a shower or two
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
7oC

25 Oct Sat

Clouds and sun, showers around; breezy
Clouds and sun, showers around; breezy
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
9oC

26 Oct Sun

Clouds and sun, breezy; a p.m. shower
Clouds and sun, breezy; a p.m. shower
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
10oC

27 Oct Mon

Clouds and sun with a shower; breezy
Clouds and sun with a shower; breezy
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
12oC