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  1. What's on at the Opera House and Palace Theatre
    A list of events, shows and theatre productions taking place at the Palace Theatre and Manchester Opera House. From musicals to plays and a host of family entertainment.
  2. Things To Do in Manchester
    Whether you’re seeking culture, nightlife, history, or just good fun, there are plenty of things to do in Manchester and we've got them all listed here
  3. 5 things you can do in Greater Manchester this week (13-19 September)

    The remainder of Covid-19 restrictions in England have now been removed and you should take a personal approach to your Covid-19 safety and the safety of others around you. However, please remembe..

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  4. Celebrate Manchester's place at the heart of Britain's music and creative industries with our new exhibition dedicated to one of the city's most influential record labels.
    1. 19 Jun 20213 Jan 2022
  5. I'm A Celebrity Jungle Challenge, Manchester, sign
    An epic adventure awaits as TV favourite, I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!, brings the ultimate jungle encounter to Manchester with the £multi-million I’m a Celebrity… Jungle Challenge.
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  1. Things To Do in Manchester
    Whether you’re seeking culture, nightlife, history, or just good fun, there are plenty of things to do in Manchester and we've got them all listed here
  2. RHS Garden Bridgewater entrance, cafe and shop
    Reviving the gardens of the historic 156 acre Worsley New Hall estate to create RHS Garden Bridgewater represents one of the largest gardening projects in Europe at this time.
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  3. People in an exhibition in the National Football Museum
    Whether you’re a die hard football fan, planning a visit with your family or on a weekend break to the great city of Manchester, enjoy a visit to the world's biggest and best football museum.
    1. 14 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
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  4. Children amazed by a chameleon at Chester Zoo
    Chester Zoo is home to over 21,000 endangered and exotic animals based in beautiful, award-winning gardens and is the nearest large zoo to Manchester. With over 500 different animal species in their 125 acres, visitors are sure to have an adventure discovering and learning about the amazing wildlife.
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  5. What's on in Manchester
    Manchester is bursting with events. From live music & sports to art & theatre
  6. Van Gogh Alive Exhibition
    Venture into the legendary artist’s world with a beautifully curated, stunningly detailed, immersive experience hosted within a spectacular 17,500ft2  purpose-built venue in MediaCityUK, Salford
    1. 22 Oct 202123 Jan 2022
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  7. Paradox Orchestra will be playing at the O2 Ritz Manchester
    Come ‘Get Ya Freak On’ at this unmissable night of early 00s RnB music.
    1. 26 Sep 2021
  8. Where to Stay in Manchester
    Search for luxury and cheap hotels, B&Bs and hostels across Manchester
  9. A luxury hotel in the former home of the Manchester Stock Exchange.
  10. Qbic Manchester Hotel Entry Lounge
    Qbic Manchester, the newest addition to Qbic’s portfolio of hotels mixing great design, sustainability and affordability will open in May 2021.
    1. 1 May 202131 Dec 2021
  11. Native Manchester at Ducie Street Warehouse
    Welcome to Native Manchester; the winner of The Sunday Times 2019 ‘Best Place to Stay in the North of England’ award.
    1. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
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  12. Shopping in Manchester
    Shopping in Manchester is well worth more than one day's attention
  13. Inside Manchester Arndale
    The UK's largest city-centre shopping centre with over 240 retailers.
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  14. intu Trafford Centre
    Manchester's shopping and entertainment complex.
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  15. Selfridges in Exchange Square
    Selfridges Exchange Square is located in the heart of the city and a luxury shopping experience, home to the most sought-after and exclusive designer brands in the world
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  16. Food and Drink in Manchester
    Manchester has a great reputation for food & drink and sourcing local produce
  17. The Grade 2 listed Great Northern building, a former railway goods distribution warehouse is now a lively leisure and shopping development with bustling bars, restaurants, shops, health club, cinema, casino, bowling alley and an elegant landscaped public square.
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  18. Showcasing all its original Edwardian beauty with a modern twist, The Corn Exchange is home to a mouthwatering mix of new restaurants in Manchester that offer a fusion of flavours from around the globe.
    1. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2018
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  19. Arts and Culture in Manchester
    From exhibitions to plays to art-house cinema, Manchester is a world leader in art and culture
  20. Theatre in Manchester
    Watch your favourite play in one of Manchester's stunning theatres.
  21. Don’t miss this irresistible feel-good show that will have you smiling for days - let your hair down and book now!
    1. 25 Oct 202130 Oct 2021
    2. 8 Nov 202113 Nov 2021
  22. Aladdin
    Aladdin will feature a lamp-load of comedy, jaw-dropping special effects, sensational song and dance and plenty of boos and hisses the whole family will enjoy.
    1. 11 Dec 20212 Jan 2022
  23. Bat Out of Hell the Musical
    Direct from electrifying audiences in London, Toronto, Germany and New York, Jim Steinman’s spectacular musical Bat Out of Hell hits the road on a UK tour in 2021/22.
    1. 11 Sep 20212 Oct 2021
  24. Day Trips and Excursions from Manchester
    Find coach, rail and self-guided day trips and excursions from Manchester to Chester, The Lakes, York and more.
  25. An award-winning full day Lake District Adventure tour from Manchester.
    1. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
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  26. Enjoy a trip to Chatsworth, the magnificent home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, set in the heart of the beautiful Peak District National Park. There are 30 spectacular rooms to explore in the main house, and a 105-acre garden famous for its water features, sculptures and maze.
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  27. An award-winning full day Yorkshire Adventure tour from Manchester.
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