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  1. Add The University of Manchester to your Itinerary

    The University of Manchester

    Manchester

    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.

  2. Add The John Rylands Library to your Itinerary

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    The John Rylands Library

    Manchester

    A late-Victorian, neo-Gothic masterpiece

  3. Add Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens

    Altrincham

    Great plantsman's garden with interesting historic features like an Orangery, Pump House, Victorian Bark House. A winter garden containing almost 700 different plant species and a further 1,600 shrubs opened in 2009 .

  4. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Tatton Park

    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

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  5. Add Manchester Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Manchester Town Hall

    Manchester

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

  6. Add East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

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    East Lancashire Railway

    Bury

    The beautifully restored East Lancashire Railway takes you on a captivating journey to discover the region’s rich transport heritage, taking in viaducts, historic towns and picturesque villages and passing through tunnels en route.

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  7. Add Quarry Bank Mill to your Itinerary

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    Quarry Bank Mill

    Wilmslow

    A working 18th Century water powered cotton mill set in beautiful National Trust country parkland in the Cheshire village of Styal.

  8. Add IWM North to your Itinerary

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    IWM North

    The Quays, Manchester

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

  9. Add Lyme Park to your Itinerary

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    Lyme Park

    Stockport

    Lyme Park is a magnificent estate on the edge of the Peak District. It's wild remoteness within beautiful sweeping moorland offers a powerful contrast.

  10. Add Stockport Air Raid Shelters to your Itinerary

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    Stockport Air Raid Shelters

    Stockport

    Step back in time and experience the sights and sounds of Britain's Home Front. Wander around authentically reconstructed tunnels which provide you with first hand experience of daily life in 1940s war-torn Britain.

  11. Add Manchester Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Manchester Cathedral

    Manchester

    A stunning interior with the best late medieval woodwork in the north.

  12. Add Staircase House to your Itinerary

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    Staircase House

    Stockport

    This exciting attraction invites you to time travel through the history of Staircase House from 1460 to WWII. The entire 18-room town house is fully interactive.

  13. Add Coliseum Theatre and Heritage & Arts Centre to your Itinerary

    Coliseum Theatre and Heritage & Arts Centre

    Oldham

    A new Oldham Coliseum Theatre is to take centre stage in Oldham’s new Cultural Quarter.

  14. Add Canal Street to your Itinerary

    Canal Street

    Manchester

    Out and proud bars, restaurants, cafés and clubs offer warm welcomes throughout the day and night.

  15. Add Runway Visitor Park to your Itinerary

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    Runway Visitor Park

    Altrincham

    The Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport is home to five aircraft, including the legendary Concorde G-BOAC. The Park’s other aircraft are Nimrod, the DC-10, Trident and the AVRO RJX. Learn more about them below.

  16. Add Touchstones Rochdale to your Itinerary

    Touchstones Rochdale

    Rochdale

    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.

  17. Add Robinsons Brewery Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    Robinsons Brewery Visitor Centre

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

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  18. Add Rochdale Pioneers Museum to your Itinerary

    Rochdale Pioneers Museum

    Rochdale

    The Rochdale Pioneers Museum is widely regarded as the home of the worldwide Co-operative movement.

  19. Add Elizabeth Gaskell's House to your Itinerary

    Elizabeth Gaskell's House

    Manchester

    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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  20. Add Albert Square to your Itinerary

    Albert Square

    Manchester

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

  21. Add Shambles Square to your Itinerary

    Shambles Square

    Manchester

    Shambles Square is a historic square situated right next to Exchange Square Metrolink station and is home to four main pubs / bars: Crown & Anchor, The Old Wellington Inn, Sinclairs Oyster Bar and The Mitre Hotel. 

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