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  1. Add The John Rylands Library to your Itinerary

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    A late-Victorian, neo-Gothic masterpiece

  2. Add East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

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    A twelve mile heritage railway based in Bury, operating steam and diesel train rides through charming villages and picturesque scenery with well-equipped stations boasting cafés, pubs, gift shops and more.

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  3. Add Manchester Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Built in 1877, Manchester Town Hall is a Victorian, neo-gothic classic and home of the Council.

  4. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

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  5. Add IWM North to your Itinerary

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    IWM North is about people and their stories, about how lives have been and still are shaped by war and conflict.

  6. Add Science and Industry Museum to your Itinerary

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    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.

  7. Add The University of Manchester to your Itinerary

    The University of Manchester holds a special place in history. Its origins as England’s first civic university are closely linked to Manchester’s development as the world’s first industrial city.

  8. Add Ordsall Hall to your Itinerary

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    Ordsall Hall is Salford's 'hidden gem'! Dating back over 600 years, it is one of the region's finest examples of an Elizabethan black and white half-timbered manor-house.

  9. Add Robinsons Brewery Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    In March 2013 the brand new Robinsons Brewery Visitor Centre opened it's doors.

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  10. Add Museum of the Manchester Regiment to your Itinerary

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    The museum tells the story of the Regiment and it's soldiers through 200 years of history.

  11. Add Touchstones Rochdale museum, art gallery and cafe to your Itinerary

    Full of fun activities for the kids, fascinating facts for adults and, for the not so young, a chance to share some cherished memories. Come and discover Rochdale's past and, perhaps, help shape its future.

  12. Add Albert Square to your Itinerary

    Gothic heart of Manchester city centre. Home to the town hall and many seasonal events.

  13. Add The Pankhurst Centre to your Itinerary

    62 Nelson Street, Manchester, the birthplace of the Suffragette movement, is now the Pankhurst Centre.

  14. A 69,000 square ft. not for profit multi-arts venue, The Old Courts aims to bring innovative art, music, comedy, dance and spoken word to Wigan.

  15. Add Greater Manchester’s Museum of Transport to your Itinerary

    Home to over seventy historic vehicles from a horse drawn bus of the 1890s to a Metrolink tram prototype! Complete your experience by visiting the Gift Shop and Café, all housed within a bus garage!

  16. Add The Monastery to your Itinerary

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    Manchester’s magnificent Monastery is Edward Pugin’s architectural masterpiece.

  17. Add Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum to your Itinerary

    This museum celebrates the significant role the region has played in fire brigades and fire engineering. It boasts a large collection of vintage fire engines as well as medals, equipment, photographs and more.

  18. Add Horwich Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    Come and discover Horwich through the ages, including the town's important place in locomotive history.

  19. Add Fusilier Museum to your Itinerary

    The Fusilier Museum combines interactive galleries with temporary exhibitions tracing 350 years of Fusiliers Heritage. Located in the centre of Bury. Cafe and shop.

  20. Add Haigh Woodland Park to your Itinerary

    Explore and enjoy the stunning parkland, woodland and plantations at Haigh Hall at Country Park.

  21. Add Elizabeth Gaskell's House to your Itinerary

    Visit Elizabeth Gaskell’s House to find out about Elizabeth and William’s work, explore the lives of their daughters and servants and discover the Manchester that the Gaskells knew.

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