Gallery of Costume

Susie Stubbs
Christian Dior gallery of costume manchester fashion
Image courtesy of Gallery of Costume

Gallery of Costume, Platt Hall, Wilmslow Road, Rusholme, Manchester, M14 5LL – Visit Now

Re-opened in 2010 after a £1.3m renovation, Grade II listed Georgian house, the Gallery of Costume in Rusholme, Greater Manchester houses one of the most important costume collections in Britain (second only to the V&A), with 20,000 fashion items from 17th century to the present in its collection. Part of Manchester City Galleries.

  • Platt Hall, Wilmslow Road, Rusholme
  • Manchester
  • M14 5LL
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Opening Hours

  • Mon: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Tue: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Wed: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Thu: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Fri: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Sat: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sun: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit

Admission Charges


Services and Facilities

Exhibitions, lecture room, workshop space


Full disabled access