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  1. Add Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    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 .

  2. Add Quarry Bank Mill to your Itinerary

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    Wilmslow

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

  3. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

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  4. Add Lyme Park to your Itinerary

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    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.

  5. Add East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

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    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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  6. Add Bramall Hall to your Itinerary

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    Stockport

    This magical Tudor manor house is set in 60 acres of parkland with lakes, woods and gardens. The house contains 16thC wall paintings, Elizabethan fine plaster ceilings, Victorian kitchens and servants' quarters.

  7. Add Rochdale Pioneers Museum to your Itinerary

    Rochdale

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

  8. Add Snowdonia National Park to your Itinerary

    At 840 square miles, Snowdonia is one of the biggest of Britain's National Parks.

  9. Add Haigh Woodland Park to your Itinerary

    Wigan

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

  10. Add Blackleach Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Salford

    Blackleach Country Park is an impressive haven with 50 hectares of beautiful countryside set around an impressive reservoir.

  11. Add Red House Farm Maize Maze to your Itinerary

    Dunham Massey, Altrincham

    The Red House Farm annual Maize Maze event is one of the must-visit summer attractions in the North West.

  12. Add The Didsbury Parsonage (The Old Parsonage) to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    The Old Parsonage is a Grade II listed building situated opposite St James' Church, adjacent to the original village green of Didsbury, Manchester. The building and gardens were left to the citizens of the City of Manchester by Alderman Fletcher...

  13. Add Saddleworth Moor to your Itinerary

    Oldham

    Saddleworth is traditionally typified as the view of wide open expanse of hill and moorland, in contrast to its past, Saddleworth's environment is now one of the attractions which draws city dwellers to breathe in its air.

  14. Add Touchstones Rochdale to your Itinerary

    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.

  15. Add The Place to Potter to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    After a highly successful summer Heaton Park Garden Centre’s creative centre ‘The Place to Potter’ has launched the ‘Place to Potter Indoor Garden’.

  16. Add Heaton Park to your Itinerary

    Prestwich, Manchester

    A beautiful space with a range of activities on offer for all ages.

  17. Add Chorlton Ees Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    MANCHESTER

    Chorlton Ees Nature Reserve is a 58 hectacre site designated as Site of Biological Importance, with a wonderful mix of woodland and meadows. 

  18. Add Heaton Hall to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    A magnificent 18th Century country house set in Heaton Park's rolling landscape.

  19. Add Rochdale Canal to your Itinerary

    Littleborough

    First opened in 1804, the Rochdale Canal was the first trans-Pennine canal and one of the country's most spectacular waterways.

  20. Add Chat Moss to your Itinerary

    Salford

    Chat Moss comprises some 30% of Salford. Within its 2750 hectares, it comprises the largest area of Grade 1 and 2 farmland in Greater Manchester and contains the largest block of semi natural woodland in Greater Manchester.

  21. Add Moses Gate Country Park to your Itinerary

    Farnworth, Bolton

    Restored from an old industrial site, the park has now become a place of national scientific interest due to its unique wildlife. You can enjoy walking, cycling, horse riding and model aircraft flying and there is a large play area for children.

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