The Manchester Murals

Explore this hidden treasure; see beyond the murals into the politics of Ford Madox Brown and the city that gave his commission. The tour is a fascinating mix of great art, history and hidden meaning.

See how the exterior of the building repeats in the Murals, how Ford Madox Brown's Pre-Raphaelite eye captures in vivid detail the moral and the historic peaks of Manchester's past. In their magnificent setting visit this Manchester treasure and delight in the skill, the craftsmanship as well as the numerous ironies and hidden meanings.

A great experience for all, a tour de force on our own doorstep



Walk details

To find out when this walk is available please see our walk timetable.