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. 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 413 3330.


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 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 Craig Dobson on 0161 605 8200 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


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

Twitter: @FootballMuseum – the museum’s main Twitter account
@NFM_Learn – find out more about the work of our learning and communities team
@NFM_Shop – get the latest on what’s new in our shop
@cafefootballuk – the guys behind Cafe Football & Hotel Football are now at the museum

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.

Pinterest – Our Pinterest account is run by the Collections team, who post interesting items from our own collection and great pieces from around the internet.

Google: Find us on Google+ at

We know lots of our visitors are using Snapchat too (keep an eye out for special museum Geofilters when you’re here – they’re not around forever!), and would love to know where else you’d like to see us online…contact us by any of the ways above to let us know!