Manchester – a true ‘City of Peace’

Manchester is a famous city with a long history.

It was the world’s first industrial city, where many people came to work in the new cotton mills and factories in the 18th and 19th centuries. It is also famous for people taking a leading role in the struggle against injustice and for peace, for the good of Manchester and the wider world.

The Manchester City Centre Peace Trail highlights some of their stories.

To discover the amazing people and incredible events, celebrated in the streets of Manchester, follow the trail on google map or download an print out the pdf.

We hope you enjoy the trail.