1. Know Before You Go
    Know Before You Go - information for visiting Manchester safely
  2. Halloween in the City
    Plenty of Tricks. Plenty More Treats.
  3. Shopping in Manchester
    Shopping in Manchester is well worth more than one day's attention
  4. What's on in Manchester
    Manchester is bursting with events. From live music & sports to art & theatre

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  1. Things To Do in Manchester
    From events and attractions to museums and galleries, find things to do in Manchester
  2. Family 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
  3. Daily Guided Walking Tour passing between Central Library and the Town Hall extension.
    Discover Manchester is the official Tourist Board walking tour of Manchester.
    1. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  4. Rolls Royce in the Revolution Manchester Gallery at the Science and Industry Museum
    Home to the world’s oldest surviving passenger railway station, and the world’s first railway warehouse. Encounter amazing objects and find out about ideas that were born in Manchester and changed the world forever.
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    2. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  5. What's on in Manchester
    Manchester is bursting with events. From live music & sports to art & theatre
  6. Strip! How Football Got Shirty
    Strip! How football got shirty examines the very fibres of shirt fashion, design and technology through the ages.
    1. 22 Nov 201931 Dec 2020
  7. The Natural History Museum's​ famous dinosaur, Dippy the Diplodocus is leaving the museum for the first time to go a on a tour of the UK, and will visit Rochdale in 2020.
    1. 7 Sep 202012 Dec 2020
  8. Street art
    Join Skyliner for the Northern Quarter Street Art Tour as featured in The Telegraph's “Incredible Street Art Tours”. Find out the major names behind some of the area's oldest street art. These are the only tours of their kind in the city
    1. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
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  9. Where to Stay in Manchester
    Search for luxury and cheap hotels, B&Bs and hostels across Manchester
  10. An all-suite hotel in Manchester city centre that’s ideal for extended stays. The impressive 18th storey high property features 116 comfortable studios and one-bedroom suites that have fully equipped kitchens.
  11. Kimpton Clocktower Hotel is a luxury hotel with an industrial soul that is sprawled out on Oxford Street at the heart of Manchester
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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.
    1. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
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  14. Manchester Christmas Market image of Albert Square including the stalls and 'Zippy' the giant Father Christmas that sits on Manchester Town Hall
    Dates, times and locations for the Manchester Christmas Markets will be announced in September 2020.
    1. 6 Nov 202020 Dec 2020
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  15. Cheshire Oaks was the first and remains the UK’s largest Designer Outlet. With a quarter-million square feet of retail space, comprising of more than 145 boutiques, restaurants and cafés, Cheshire Oaks isn’t merely the UK’s largest Designer Outlet.
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  16. Food and Drink in Manchester
    Manchester has a great reputation for food & drink and sourcing local produce
  17. Arts and Culture in Manchester
    From exhibitions to plays to art-house cinema, Manchester is a world leader in art and culture
  18. Theatre in Manchester
    Watch your favourite play in one of Manchester's stunning theatres.
  19. Chicago The Musical on stage
    “Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery…all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts.” So begins the international multi-award-winning musical, CHICAGO.
    1. 17 May 202122 May 2021
  20. MAMMA MIA!
    Join the ultimate feel-good party at MAMMA MIA!, the world’s sunniest and most exhilarating smash-hit musical!
    1. 16 Mar 202127 Mar 2021
  21. Disney's The Lion King dancers
    Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi award-winning musical is a unique theatrical experience that you will remember forever.
    1. 4 Mar 202125 Apr 2021
  22. 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.
  23. An award-winning full day Lake District Adventure tour from Manchester.
    1. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
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  24. 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.
    1. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
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    3. 1 Apr 202031 Oct 2020
  25. An award-winning full day Yorkshire Adventure tour from Manchester.
    1. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
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