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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25 Oct Sat

Clouds and sun with a couple of showers
Clouds and sun with a couple of showers
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
10oC

26 Oct Sun

Variably cloudy, breezy; a p.m. shower
Variably cloudy, breezy; a p.m. shower
High Temperature:
15oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

27 Oct Mon

Clouds and sun with a shower; breezy
Clouds and sun with a shower; breezy
High Temperature:
17oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

28 Oct Tue

Cloudy with occasional rain
Cloudy with occasional rain
High Temperature:
16oC
Low Temperature:
8oC

29 Oct Wed

Mostly cloudy with a brief shower or two
Mostly cloudy with a brief shower or two
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
10oC