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

29 May Fri

Clouds and sun with spotty showers; cool
Clouds and sun with spotty showers; cool
High Temperature:
12oC
Low Temperature:
6oC

30 May Sat

Variable cloudiness
Variable cloudiness
High Temperature:
14oC
Low Temperature:
9oC

31 May Sun

Cloudy with rain tapering off
Cloudy with rain tapering off
High Temperature:
12oC
Low Temperature:
5oC

01 Jun Mon

A couple of afternoon showers
A couple of afternoon showers
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
7oC

02 Jun Tue

Clouds and breaks of sun
Clouds and breaks of sun
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
8oC