IWM North is housed in an iconic aluminium clad building on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal.
It explores the conflicts that Britain and the Commonwealth have been involved in since 1914.
A highlight is the Big Picture Show -a 360 degree cinematic experience.
Open daily 1000-1700.
Take X50 or 50 bus from Manchester city centre or use the Metrolink alighting at MediaCityUK.