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  1. 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 .

  2. 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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  3. 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.

  4. Add Tatton Park to your Itinerary

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    Tatton Park

    Rural, stately beauty on Manchester's doorstep

  5. 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.

  6. Add Saddleworth Moor to your Itinerary

    Saddleworth Moor

    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.

  7. Add Heaton Park to your Itinerary

    Heaton Park

    Prestwich, Manchester

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

  8. Add Haigh Woodland Park to your Itinerary

    Haigh Woodland Park

    Wigan

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

  9. Add Bramall Hall to your Itinerary

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    Bramall Hall

    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.

  10. Add Heaton Hall to your Itinerary

    Heaton Hall

    Manchester

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

  11. 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.

  12. Add Blackleach Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Blackleach Country Park

    Salford

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

  13. Add Red House Farm Maize Maze to your Itinerary

    Red House Farm Maize Maze

    Dunham Massey, Altrincham

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

  14. 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.

  15. Add Littleborough Coach House and Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Littleborough Coach House and Heritage Centre

    Littleborough

    A Grade 2 Listed building of architectural and historical interest within an important conservation area.

  16. Add Close Park to your Itinerary

    Close Park

    Bury

    Close Park is a public park located approximately 3 miles from Bury town centre and 1 mile from Radcliffe town centre. The park has a bowling green, football pitches, outdoor gym equipment, children's play area.

  17. Add Peel Tower and Holcombe Hill to your Itinerary

    Peel Tower and Holcombe Hill

    Ramsbottom

    This well known Bury landmark was built in 1852, erected in tribute to one of Bury's most famous sons, Sir Robert Peel. Peel was the founder of the Police force and Prime Minister 1841-1846.

  18. Add Top Lock to your Itinerary

    Top Lock

    Wigan

    The Top Lock stands about 70 metres above the town and is the highest point of the canal in the Wigan Borough.

  19. Add Barrow Bridge Village to your Itinerary

    Barrow Bridge Village

    off Moss Bank Way, Bolton

    Take a stroll around this former industrial village to admire the former homes of mill workers and the stream once used to power waterwheels.

  20. Add Boggart Hole Clough to your Itinerary

    Boggart Hole Clough

    Blackley, Manchester

    A great place to walk and an important site for local historians.

  21. Add Worsley Village to your Itinerary

    Worsley Village

    Salford

    The canal linked the Duke of Bridgewater's mines in Worsley to Manchester, enabling enough coal to reach the city centre to kick start the industrial revolution. Beautiful black and white buildings, one of the oldest dry-docks in the country.

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