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Manchester's Visitor Information Centre

Supported by NOMA

It's the perfect place to begin a visit to the region. Discover events and attractions with our interactive Microsoft Surface tables or browse our selection of leaflets and brochures. Meanwhile, our experienced staff can help you make the most of you visit.

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You can find the centre at:

Manchester Visitor Information Centre
Supported by NOMA
45 - 50 Piccadilly Plaza
Portland Street
Manchester
M1 4AJ

Opening hours are:

Monday - Saturday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday: 10.30am - 4.30pm

You can telephone the team on:

0871 222 8223- Calls are charged at 10p per minute from a BT landline, other networks/mobile operators may vary. International callers should use 0845 313 1190.

Or you can email them at:

touristinformation@visitmanchester.com

Football tickets

Visitors can purchase official match tickets and experiences for both Manchester United and Manchester City from the Centre, courtesy of Ticket Bureau.

Buy discounted tickets

The Centre sells discounted tickets for Alton Towers, Chester Zoo, Tatton Park and Trafford Centre Legoland.

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Tickets are now available for the Frog And Bucket Comedy Club, the Southport Flower Show and the Hudson Heritage Explorer Pass - an exciting new touring pass - opening the door to England's iconic heritage attractions. The pass will give you access to a unique collection of heritage attractions from iconic stately homes and world famous gardens to sleepy manor houses and specialist museums. 

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More tourist information

There are other Tourist Information Centres around Greater Manchester:

Bolton Tourist Information Centre
Central Library
Le Mans Crescent
Bolton
BL1 1SE
tourist.info@bolton.gov.uk

+44(0)1204 334 321

Bury Tourist Information Centre
The Fusilier Museum
Moss Street
Bury
BL9 0DF
touristinformation@bury.gov.uk
+44(0)161 253 5111

Oldham Tourist Information Centre
Oldham Library & Lifelong Learning Centre
Greaves Street
Oldham
OL1 1AL
tourist@oldham.gov.uk
+44(0)161 770 8035

Rochdale Tourist Information Centre
Touchstones
The Esplanade
Rochdale
OL16 1AQ
tic@link4life.org
+44(0)1706 924 928

Saddleworth Tourist Information Centre
Saddleworth Museum
High Street, Uppermill
Saddleworth
Oldham
OL3 6HS
ecs.saddleworthtic@oldham.gov.uk
+44(0)1457 870 336

Stockport Tourist Information Centre
Staircase House
30 Market Place
Stockport
SK1 1ES
tourist.information@stockport.gov.uk
+44(0)161 474 4444

Trafford Tourist Information Centre
Access Trafford
Stamford New Road
Altrincham
WA14 1EJ
tourist.information@trafford.gov.uk
+44(0)161 912 5931

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