Welcome to the Manchester Bees, dedicated to celebrating one of Manchester’s most enduring icons, through looking at its history and its presence as a symbol around the city centre and beyond.
This summer will see a swarm of 80 giant 3-D honey bee sculptures appearing across Manchester City Centre.
Salford County Borough received its coat of arms just two years after Manchester, in 1844.
Located on Oxford Road near Manchester Museum, St Peter’s House is the latest location in Manchester City Centre to become a home for bees.
Now in its second season of beekeeping, the Whitworth Art Gallery is currently home to one beehive up on its roof.
Discover the work of BeeMancunian and where you can see it around Manchester City Centre.
Filmed during the Summer of 2014, Buzzin on the Roofs is a 30 minute documentary film about the bee hives of Manchester city centre and making the case for Pollinator friendly cities.
Out House Manchester have been keeping Stevenson Square colourful since 2010.
Following the tragic events of Monday night, it has been heartening to witness the outpouring of support that has taking place.
Taking place this upcoming Sunday is a unique tour combining the history of the Manchester bee, current issues in bee keeping and cycling.
The Manchester Ship Canal Company was formed in 1882 with the aim of linking Manchester to the sea via a navigable canal and river route.
Learn all about how Manchester Art Gallery’s rooftop became a home for bees.
Located on Charles Street, three metal plates are decorated with symbols, the bee amongst them.
Along with being the location for the After The Bees exhibition, Manchester Museum is also home to two beehives.