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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Today's Weather

in Manchester °C or °F

02 Aug Sat

Periods of rain and a thunderstorm
Periods of rain and a thunderstorm
High Temperature:
19oC
Low Temperature:
12oC

03 Aug Sun

Sunshine and some clouds
Sunshine and some clouds
High Temperature:
20oC
Low Temperature:
10oC

04 Aug Mon

Some sun with a shower in the area
Some sun with a shower in the area
High Temperature:
22oC
Low Temperature:
11oC

05 Aug Tue

Pleasant with partial sunshine
Pleasant with partial sunshine
High Temperature:
22oC
Low Temperature:
13oC

06 Aug Wed

Times of sun and clouds
Times of sun and clouds
High Temperature:
21oC
Low Temperature:
14oC