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  1. Add Moss Bank Park to your Itinerary

    Moss Bank Park

    Bolton

    Popular park with large play area for children, fairground rides, mini steam train and gardens. Events held thoughout the year - check www.boltonlife.org.uk for details.

  2. Add Smithills Country Park to your Itinerary

    Smithills Country Park

    Bolton

    An excellent place for walkers, cyclists and horse riders with more than 2,000 acres of moorland, woodland and farmland. Good off-road bridleways, guided trails and picnic areas.

  3. Add Moses Gate Country Park to your Itinerary

    Moses Gate Country Park

    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.

  4. Add Blackleach Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Blackleach Country Park

    Salford

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

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  1. Add East Lancashire Railway to your Itinerary

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    East Lancashire Railway

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    Bury

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    A twelve mile heritage railway based in Bury, operating steam and diesel train rides through charming villages and picturesque scenery with well-equipped stations boasting cafés, pubs, gift shops and more.

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  2. Add Bury Transport Museum to your Itinerary

    Bury Transport Museum

    Bury

    Housed in the beautifully restored Castlecroft Goods Warehouse, next to the East Lancashire Railway, the museum celebrates vintage transport with a collection of vehicles, memorabilia and interactive exhibits.

  3. Add Bolton Museum, Aquarium and Archive to your Itinerary

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    Bolton Museum, Aquarium and Archive

    Bolton

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    This hub of activity in the heart of Bolton has enough variety for repeat visits.

  4. Add Hall i' th' Wood Museum to your Itinerary

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    Hall i' th' Wood Museum

    Bolton

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    This Grade 1, 16th century half-timbered hall is one of the north-west’s most important buildings.
    Enjoy displays of 17th and early 18th century furniture, objects and artefacts, learn more about the life and work of Samuel Crompton.

  5. Add Fusilier Museum to your Itinerary

    Fusilier Museum

    Bury

    The Fusilier Museum combines interactive galleries with temporary exhibitions tracing 350 years of Fusiliers Heritage. Located in the centre of Bury. Cafe and shop.
    Read more about how the Fusilier Museum is still bringing history to you during…

  6. Add RHS Garden Bridgewater to your Itinerary

    RHS Garden Bridgewater

    Worsley, Manchester

    Opening 30 July 2020. Reviving the gardens of the historic 156 acre Worsley New Hall estate to create RHS Garden Bridgewater represents one of the largest gardening projects in Europe at this time.

  7. Add Irwell Sculpture Trail to your Itinerary

    Irwell Sculpture Trail

    Bury

    The largest public arts scheme in the North West. There are currently 30 sculptures by regional, national and international artists which celebrate the area's heritage and landscape.

  8. Add Shree Swaminarayan Sidhant Sajivan Mandal to your Itinerary

    Shree Swaminarayan Sidhant Sajivan Mandal

    Bolton

    This arts and cultural centre hides a superb decorative ceiling interpreting that interprets the Hindu faith. Some say it is Bolton's very own Cistine Chapel.

  9. 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.

  10. Add Victoria Park to your Itinerary

    Victoria Park

    Swinton, Salford

    Victoria Park once consisted of a large house, known as Swinton Old Hall, and its surrounding estate.

  11. Add Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre to your Itinerary

    Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre

    Bury

    Showcasing some of the best of international and local art, Bury Art Museum is the ideal attraction for those looking for a warm, welcoming attraction to enjoy art and discover more about Bury’s rich history. Read more about how Bury Art Museum is…

  12. Add Philips Park to your Itinerary

    Philips Park

    Whitefield

    Take a walk in the Park at Philips Park Local Nature Reserve. A mosaic of wildlife, rich woodland, and grassland habitats on the boundary of Whitefield and Prestwich to the south of Bury.

  13. Add Smithills Open Farm to your Itinerary

    Smithills Open Farm

    Smithills, Bolton

    A family day out to remember, everyone loves visiting Smithills Open Farm.

  14. Add The Met to your Itinerary

    The Met

    Bury

    The Met is a stunning, award-winning live music venue that is noted nationally for its specialist folk music programme.
    Read more about how The Met is still bringing music and entertainment to you during this lockdown period.....

  15. 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.

  16. Add Malt Dog to your Itinerary

    Malt Dog

    Manchester

    Malt Dog is a specialist craft beer bottle shop and tap house based in Eccles, Manchester.

  17. Add Bury Castle Remains to your Itinerary

    Bury Castle Remains

    Bury

    Bury Castle was a medieval moated site of possibly 14 century origin, later strengthened around 1470 as a fortified manor house. The de Bury family held a manor here from the 12 century.

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