We believe that by working together people can make a change

Hire our space

You can hire our space in the museum for your event, meeting, training or enterprise.



Search the Archive

Search our collections online via the Archives Hub. Contact us by email or telephone for assistance and to make an appointment.



Location: Holyoake House,Hanover Street, MANCHESTER

Order Greetings cards Pack of 10

CHT product pack for sale : 10 greetings cards featuring a selection of banners of the Co-operative Movement.

Schools Programme - 2021

We have a blended programme of activities for school groups at all key stages as well as for SEN pupils. These can take place at our museum, online or at your school / educational setting.



Our impact


Historic British Co-op Societies (some are still with us!)


More local visitors than before the pandemic


Kilometres of stored archival material!

Latest news

What's on

  • Sylvia vs The Fascists

    A live performance of 'Sylvia vs The Fascists' (based on the life of Sylvia Pankhurst) - by touring company Breathe Out Theatre. Read more

  • Trick or Treat Toad Lane Saturday 30th October 2021

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