Please note: Please note the museum cafe is currently closed for refurbishment; our pop-up cafe in the Hall Of Fame will be serving tea, coffee, cold drinks and snacks.

Contact Us

Here’s how to reach the team at the National Football Museum, by department:


Want to find out more about our collection? Doing personal or academic research into the history of football? Interested in donating or loaning an object to (or possibly from) the museum? Start with an email to, or call the main museum number 0161  605 8200. The collections team spend time at the museum in Manchester and the archive and research facility in Preston, so email may be the best way to reach them.


The National Football Museum has a flexible number of spaces available to hire for a wide range of private events, from wedding receptions to product launches, and from breakfast meetings to team away days. So far we’ve hosted everything from world championship boxing weigh-ins to world record Baby Moves sessions…



For more information about hiring the museum for events and meetings contact / 0161 871 8180.

Football Plus+

If you’re having any problems accessing your Football Plus+ assets online after your visit, please email, including your Ticket ID and the name you want to appear on your certificates.


For general enquiries about the museum, your visit, or to be put through to a particular member of staff, please call 0161 605 8200 or email

Groups & Schools

Find out more about our offers for schools, educational and group visits here, call 0161 871 8145, or email

Jobs & Volunteering

Details of the latest job and volunteer opportunities will always be online here. Applications and enquiries should go to


We offer a great range of formal and informal learning activities for groups of all ages, sizes and abilities. Find out more here or use the email or call 0161 871 8145 to find out more.


To contact the museum marketing team email or call 0161 605 8200. Alternatively you could try a tweet to @FootballMuseum.


For press enquiries contact Brazen PR on 0161 923 4994, or email You can find images for download, alongside recent press releases, in our Press Office section.


The National Football Museum Shop has a wide range of gifts and unique memorabilia items available; if you’re after something you can’t find in the online shop (such as match tickets) give us a call on 0161 871 8150 or email