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IWM North

Type:Museum

IWM North
Trafford Wharf Road
The Quays
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M17 1TZ

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Tel:+44(0)161 836 4000

Fax: +44 0161 836 4090

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From £0.00
All Aboard Exhibition 17 July 2010 to April 2011

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
ChildFree
AdultFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Leave the M60 at Junction 9 and join Parkway (A5081) towards Trafford Park. At the first island take the third exit onto Village Way; at the next island take the second exit onto Warren Bruce Road. Turn right at the T-junction onto Trafford Wharf Road. Alternatively, leave the M602 at Junction 3 and follow the signs.

Public Transport Directions

IWM North is located at The Quays, a unique waterfront destination less than 2 miles from Manchester city centre and facing the Lowry.

From Piccadilly and Victoria Stations, travel by Metrolink. Alight at Harbour City or MediaCityUK. The Museum is a short walk across the canal by footbridge.The X50 bus(Picadilly Gardens to Trafford Centre) stops on Trafford Wharf road,Trafford Park. (Call 0161 228 7811 for timetable enquiries)

The 250 bus (piccadilly to Trafford Centre) stops on Elevator Road, Trafford Park (call 0161 228 7811 for timetable enquiries).

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousLarge Visitor Attraction of the Year Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 2009

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Recent Reviews:

  • deep_in_france
    Macon
    Trip Type:
    Family
    another museum worth seeing
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th February 2017
    after having seen the London IWM I thought this was better. not as big as I would have liked but we'll laid out. recommended for up to 2h visit. Read full review
  • sks_1992
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great place to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 23rd February 2017
    If you want to know more about the war, this is a must go! I would go again as probably missed a few things. They would like donations but don't force you to make a donation! Read full review
  • Alison K
    Littleborough
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd February 2017
    A wonderful museum with many evocative and interesting exhibits that are displayed in a way that shows them at their best. Read full review

Facilities

Other

  • On-Site café or restaurant

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Venue Facilities

  • Licensed premises

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 18
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - 160 Spaces and disabled parking
  • Parking (charge) - £4 all day

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 2 Hours
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free - Free admission for all
  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - Free admission for all
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Event Venue - 0161 836 4042/32
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Object Handling
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:30*

* Open Daily 10am - 5pm

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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