How To Find Us:
Politika Gallery:The Engine Room, Hope Mill. 113 Pollard Street, Ancoats, M4 7JA Image of the exterior of the gallery space.
It’s easy to get to the gallery in Ancoats:
It is only a short walk from the centre of Manchester to Hope Mill. Less from the Northern Quarter. Directions from Piccadilly Gardens to Hope Mill (approx 15 mins, 10 mins from NQ):
Thinking of walking? Join the Samba band for our launch procession from Stevenson’s Square in the northern quarter to the launch!
Cycling to Hope Mill from town is easy and only takes a few minutes from the centre of Manchester. Directions from the Piccadilly Gardens to Hope Mill by bike…
Transport options to Politika exhibition space:
Ancoats and the Politika exhibition space is on the Eccles – Ashton-under-Lyne tram route.
You can get on the tram are the Piccadilly Gardens or Piccadilly, and you need to get off at ‘Holt Town‘. 2 stops from Manchester Piccadilly:
Trams on this route run every 12 minutes between 6AM and 11PM
This is the map with directions from the Holt Town tram stop to Hope Mill (2 minutes walk):
You can take either the 216 or the 231from the Piccadilly Gardens bus stop D.
You need to get off at Holt Town tram stop, which is also called the Ashton New Road/Beswick Street (Nr River) bus stop.
The Ashton New Road/Beswick Street (Nr River) bus stop is right next to the Holt Town tram stop. This is the map with directions from the Holt Town tram stop to Hope Mill:
The closest train station is the Piccadilly train station. You can then take the tram from Piccadilly Train Station, to Holt Town tram stop.
This is the map with directions from the Holt Town tram stop to Hope Mill:
There are plenty of public transport and walking routes to Hope Mill. If you prefer to travel by car, directions to Hope Mill from Piccadilly Gardens: