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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29 Mar Sun

Rain tapering to a couple of showers
Rain tapering to a couple of showers
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30 Mar Mon

Cloudy, rain and drizzle in the p.m.
Cloudy, rain and drizzle in the p.m.
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31 Mar Tue

Periods of sun, showers around; breezy
Periods of sun, showers around; breezy
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01 Apr Wed

Variable clouds with a couple of showers
Variable clouds with a couple of showers
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02 Apr Thu

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