Travelling by train to the People's History Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the People's History Museum is Salford Central, which is served by Nothern services throughout the day. It's 3 minutes to the People's History Museum on foot. You'll find the museum on the other side of the River Irwell from the station.

The People's History Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the People's History Museum website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:25 - 19:35
Saturday 06:25 - 19:35
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Ramped access to platforms and ticket office.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Salford Central

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern05:36On time
to ClitheroeNorthern05:40On time
to Wigan North WesternNorthern05:57On time
to Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern06:18On time
to LeedsNorthern06:32On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern05:36On time
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern05:40On time
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern05:57On time
from RochdaleNorthern06:18On time
from Wigan North WesternNorthern06:31On time

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