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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28 Jan Wed

Rain and drizzle in the morning; colder
Rain and drizzle in the morning; colder
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8oC
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29 Jan Thu

Chilly with showers of rain and snow
Chilly with showers of rain and snow
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30 Jan Fri

Variable cloudiness with spotty showers
Variable cloudiness with spotty showers
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31 Jan Sat

Chilly with variable cloudiness
Chilly with variable cloudiness
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