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Ena Sharples' hair net, Hilda Ogden's curlers and Vera Duckworth's hooped earrings are among the exhibits as Coronation Street prepares to open for public tours.
Portuguese artist Joana Vasconcelos has brought her trademark sculptural interventions to Manchester Art Gallery with some dramatic results.
Having stood in the Museum of Science and Industry's Air and Space Hall for 19 years, technicians have dismantled a 1940s plane and sent it to the RAF Museum.
The exhibition which has attracted thousands of people to the Science Museum will tour to the Museum of Science and Industry ahead of an international tour.
Artist Gary Spicer and Manchester schoolchildren mark Holocaust Memorial Day at Manchester Jewish Museum with an exhibition and performances remembering the Kindertransport.
The annual competition returns in Manchester, offering science stars of the future the chance to take to the stage and try to prolong their three minutes of fame.
From Jacob Epstein and Pablo Picasso to Tracey Emin and Paula Rego, the gallery will be taking artworks and a programme of events to the people during its temporary closure.
The best art exhibitions in the North West in 2014 including Liverpool, Manchester, Merseyside, Lancashire and Cumbria.
It may now be a discredited science, but the 19th century peak of phrenology is making a return in a Christmas show with a curious cranial twist in Manchester.
Ahead of its 2014 exhibition marking the centenary of the First World War, IWM North will display a Webley Mk V revolver once owned by JRR Tolkien.
Lots happening in Liverpool and London this month as we present you with seven more opportunities to see art in the face of Christmas shopping.
Started by volunteers in 1986, a model of the Planet locomotive which was the first to whizz along the railway is being celebrated at the Museum of Science and Industry.
The People's History Museum in Manchester explores the story of The Co-operative, from its origins in manufacturing to its status as the UK's largest mutual business.
Paintings, models of sea anenomes and a Crochet Coral Reef created by local residents as international and resident collections celebrate all things coral in Manchester.
Sam Taylor-Wood's 2004 portrait of David Beckham sleeping will go on display in Manchester as part of an Arts Council-funded programme at the National Football Museum.