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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in Manchester °C or °F

31 Oct Fri

Breezy and mild with high clouds
Breezy and mild with high clouds
High Temperature:
20oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

01 Nov Sat

Mostly cloudy, showers around; cooler
Mostly cloudy, showers around; cooler
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

02 Nov Sun

A shower; overcast, then clouds and sun
A shower; overcast, then clouds and sun
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
6oC

03 Nov Mon

Mostly sunny with a passing shower
Mostly sunny with a passing shower
High Temperature:
10oC
Low Temperature:
4oC

04 Nov Tue

Sun and clouds with a passing shower
Sun and clouds with a passing shower
High Temperature:
10oC
Low Temperature:
5oC