Contact Us

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


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


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.



For more information about hiring the museum for events and meetings, email us on


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. Please note, as a member of the Museums Association, we are not able to offer valuations or estimates on objects.

Groups & Schools

Find out more about our offers for schools, educational and group visits here, call 0161 8718 176, 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 8718 176 to find out more.

Marketing & Press

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


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 or have a query about your order please email


There are lots of ways to speak to us via social media:

Twitter: @FootballMuseum – the museum’s main Twitter account
@NFMCommunities – find out more about the work of our learning and communities team
@NFM_Shop – get the latest on what’s new in our shop

Facebook: – A great place for news and updates from the museum, and we’ll do our best to respond to any messages or comments. – Photo and video highlights from our visitors, our collection, our building, and very occasionally, our lunch. Tag us in posts from your visit!

YouTube: We have our own YouTube channel here.

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