Gallery of Costume

Greater Manchester, M14 5LL

The Gallery is housed in Platt Hall, an 18th-century textile merchant's home.

Home to the Cunnington collection of 18th- to 20th-century clothing, the Gallery of Costume also houses a significant library and archive holding 18,000 books, journals, fashion plates and shop catalogues, and 21,500 portrait photographs, including material not held in national collections.

Venue information

Opening times

Thur – Fri, 1pm – 5pm Sat – Sun, 10am – 5pm

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)