Please note: The museum will be closing early on 2 & 3 December, and closed for the full day on 6 & 12 December. Click here to learn more.

Admission changes from 23 May 2022

11 May 2022


From Monday 23 May, the National Football Museum is updating its admission charges. All of the funds raised through ticket sales will help us invest back into the charity, with more exciting new exhibitions and eventscommunity programmes and workshops for all of our visitors.

You can still book tickets at the existing prices before that date, and all tickets grant unlimited entry for a full twelve months. Click here to buy your ticket online.

Admission charges from 23 May 2022

Ticket type Price (walk-up) Price (online) Comment
City of Manchester resident £0 £0 All ages (proof of residency required)
Adult £12 £11 Ages 16-64
Child £7 £6 Ages 5-15*
Child £0 £0 Ages under 5
Family £31 £28 2 adults & 2 children
Concession (senior) £10 £9 65 years and above, ID required
Concession (student) £10 £9 Full-time students, ID required
National Art Pass members £0 £0 On production of membership card
Museums Association members £0 £0 On production of membership card

* children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult

Visitors with disabilities may admit one accompanying carer free of charge

Thanks to funding from Manchester City Council we are able to offer free admission to visitors who pay their council tax to Manchester City Council.  

# Eligible City of Manchester postcodes: M1, M2, M3,(Manchester City Council tax payers only), M4, M8, M9, M11, M12, M13, M14, M15, M16, (Manchester City Council tax payers only), M18, M19, M20, M21, M22, M23, M40, M90.  Please note that you must pay your council tax to Manchester City Council (as opposed to any other council) to be eligible for free admission.  

Tickets are non transferable and ID must be produced each time you visit.

Group admission tickets and some promotional offers are valid for day of entry only

Are you a city of Manchester taxpayer? Check if you are eligible for free admission here.

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