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Cultural Explorer Itinerary

Cultural Explorer Itinerary

Start the day by hopping on the Metrolink at Eccles and travelling to MediaCityUK. Head to The Lowry to check out The Lowry Galleries and see the changing exhibitions by one of Britain's best loved artists, LS Lowry, as well as paintings, sculpture and photography from around the world.

Head over the water to see the Imperial War Museum North, or browse the shops at the Lowry Outlet. Take a walk along the Quays and take in the beautiful surroundings, or stop for a bite to eat at The Botanist before jumping on the tram to St Peter's Square.

Take the short walk to Manchester Art Gallery and browse one of the country's finest art collections in spectacular Victorian and contemporary surroundings, or marvel at the incredible architecture of Central Library. Finally, enjoy an impeccable fine dining experience at The French at the Midland or head to Albert Square Chophouse for some quintessentially British cuisine. 

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Product Information

  1. Contact Details:

    Locations across Greater Manchester
    M2 5PD
  2. The Lowry

    Salford

    Contact Details:

    Pier Eight
    The Quays
    Salford
    Greater Manchester
    M50 3AZ

    Tel:

    +44 (0)843 208 6000
  3. IWM North

    The Quays, Stretford

    Contact Details:

    IWM North
    Trafford Wharf Road
    The Quays
    Stretford
    Greater Manchester
    M17 1TZ

    Tel:

    +44(0)161 836 4000
  4. The Lowry Outlet Mall

    Salford Quays

    Contact Details:

    The Lowry Outlet Mall
    The Quays
    Salford Quays
    Greater Manchester
    M50 3AH

    Tel:

    (0161) 848 1850
  5. Central Library

    Manchester

    Contact Details:

    St. Peters Square
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    M2 5PD

    Tel:

    +44 (0)161 234 1900
  6. Contact Details:

    The Midland
    Peter Street
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    M60 2DS

    Tel:

    0161 236 3333
  7. Contact Details:

    Albert Square
    Manchester
    Greater Manchester
    M2 5PF

    Tel:

    0161 834 1866

Itinerary Distances

FromToDistance * (metric)
MediaCityUK (53.47297,-2.2996)The Lowry (53.47136,-2.29445)0.35
The Lowry (53.47136,-2.29445)IWM North (53.46931,-2.29904)0.34
IWM North (53.46931,-2.29904)The Lowry Outlet Mall (53.47118,-2.29371)0.37
The Lowry Outlet Mall (53.47118,-2.29371)Manchester Art Gallery (53.47821,-2.24264)3.13
Manchester Art Gallery (53.47821,-2.24264)Central Library (53.4792,-2.24537)0.19
Central Library (53.4792,-2.24537)Adam Reid at The French (53.47752,-2.24489)0.17
Adam Reid at The French (53.47752,-2.24489)Albert Square Chop House (53.47822,-2.24562)0.08
Total Distance *4.63 miles
Estimated Journey Time9 minutes

* Approximate distance by road

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