National Football Museum

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People in an exhibition in the National Football Museum

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.50 per ticket
Child (5 - 15)£5.50 per ticket
City of Manchester ResidentFree
Concession£8.00 per ticket
Family (2 adults + 2 children)£26.50 per ticket
Under 5Free

Tickets provide admission for twelve months from the date of purchase. The above prices are for tickets purchased online. Walk-up prices are as follows: Adults - £11, Children - £6, Families - £28.

Eligible city of Manchester postcodes: M1, M2, M3, M4, M8, M9, M11, M12, M13, M14, M15, M16, M18, M19, M20, M21, M22, M23, M40, M90.

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  • Ferenc M
    United Kingdom
    If you are a football fan you will just love it here...
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 16th October 2021
    Absolutely fantastic museum if you are at all interested in football. It has everything. Great photographs to start then the history of the game, memorabilia, hall of fame, grounds, a superb... Read full review
  • Liam B
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    A fantastic experience!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 16th October 2021
    An absolutely fantastic experience. Lots to see and do. Took a tour of the Hall of Fame, Laura was my guide. If you get the opportunity to do the tour I would highly recommend it, each item shows off... Read full review
  • Petrosinella
    Reading, United Kingdom
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    Worth a visit!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 21st October 2021
    I’m not a huge football fan but I grew up in a football mad household and my partner holds football close to his heart. It was very interesting to read about football history and see a great variety... Read full review

Dates and Opening Times

Open (14 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00


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