Manchester Arena

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Type:Event Venue

Hunt's Bank
Greater Manchester
M3 1AR

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  • BazUK1
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    The worst arena/concert venue in the country
    1 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 14th October 2018
    Shame I can't give it a zero rating. Awful venue, a nightmare getting in and they don't know how to maintain a queue system so people that just arrived get through the doors ahead of people who... Read full review
  • Mrs Julie M
    Oswestry, United Kingdom
    ELO Concert
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 14th October 2018
    Went to see Jeff Lynn’s ELO, they were absolutely fantastic and put on a brilliant show. I had never been there before got there early becof extra security I had concerns about how steep the steps... Read full review
  • Souwester147
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Generally very good venue
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 13th October 2018
    Visited here with a friend to see ELO in concert. We arrived at Victoria by Metrolink and it was so easy using the direct staircase link up to the Arena. We arrived about an hour before the concert... Read full review



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

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  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction

Opening Times

open (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2018)


  • Manchester Arena refurbishment

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