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Gallery of Costume, Manchester

Gallery of Costume - Manchester, United Kingdom
Gallery of Costume
Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom M14 5LLMap
Platt Hall
+44 161 245 7245
Neighborhood: Rusholme
Overview

Costumes, fashion accessories and textiles dating from the 1660's to the present day are all housed in Platt Hall, a beautiful Georgian textile merchant's house located within the grounds of Platt Fields Park. You can see everything from mill workers' clogs and shawls to extravagant Vivienne West-wood outfits in one the country's largest clothing collections, containing over twenty thousand items. There are also regular workshops, exhibitions and events relating to subjects such as the history of fashion and needlecraft throughout the year.

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Gallery of Costume General Information
  • Open Hours: Wednesday to Saturday from 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Type: Other
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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