Kate Woodward looks at the fascinating history of the Co-operative Women's Guild and the impact they made from 1883-2016. Read more
The Co-operative Heritage Trust is seeking to record the unique coronavirus situation and its impact upon co-operatives for posterity in its collection. Read more
Our museum and archive services are managed together but we have different roles. Both services exist to preserve historic assets and we use them to help people learn. Read more
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Follow the link to our survey - it will help us design how we do things differently. Read more
Our new exhibition at the Rochdale Pioneers Museum, Footprints: Co-ops and Climate, is now open! Read more
Take part in experiments and learn about fireworks with a real scientist. Read more
Free drop in activity to turn your rubbish into something brilliant! Read more
A family event to make banners at the museum in the run up to Pride in Greater Manchester. Read more