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Textiles Gallery: an introduction for teachers

This video shows highlights to look out for on your visit to the Textiles Gallery at the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester.

TEXTILES GALLERY

The cotton mills of Manchester were hugely important for British industry. The Museum of Science and Industry explores what it was really like for the workers – some as young as five years old.

If you are planning a visit to the museum, this video will give you just some of the highlights to look out for and explore.

Looking for a captioned version? You can find one on our YouTube channel here.

To see the gallery for yourself, plan an educational visit to the Museum of Science and Industry.