About Mechanics Institute
The Mechanics Institute is steeped in history. Established on April 7th 1824, it would become the birthplace of the Co-operative Insurance in 1867, the Trades Union Congress in 1868 & the University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology in 1882.
As well as being significant to local history it is also a precious venue in many people's personal history. We have hosted thousands of weddings, retirement parties, anniversaries and all manner of other social functions.
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103 Princess Street
Mechanics Institute's previous events
Manchester Job Fair Summer Camp in Canada
Saturday, 13 January
Help Build the McStrike
Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Rise Like Lions!
Saturday, 2 December 2017
MRN Annual Migration Summit - Manchester
Monday, 27 November 2017
The Manchester May Day Festival 2018
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Aleida Guevara - 50 Years Since the Death of Che Guevara
Wednesday, 8 November 2017
Challenging immigration detention. Manchester These Walls Must Fall
Thursday, 2 November 2017
Tories in trouble:Scrap Universal credit & pay cap
Wednesday, 1 November 2017