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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01 Aug Fri

Rather cloudy with a couple of t-storms
Rather cloudy with a couple of t-storms
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19oC
Low Temperature:
14oC

02 Aug Sat

Periods of rain and a thunderstorm
Periods of rain and a thunderstorm
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03 Aug Sun

Partly sunny with a shower in spots
Partly sunny with a shower in spots
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04 Aug Mon

Nice with sun and some clouds
Nice with sun and some clouds
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05 Aug Tue

Partly sunny and nice
Partly sunny and nice
High Temperature:
23oC
Low Temperature:
14oC