The Monastery

Type:Historic Site

89 Gorton Lane
Greater Manchester
M12 5WF

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From M60, J24, 2 miles (3.2 km)

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    Recent Reviews:

    • menorcamaniac
      Truly magical
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 25th August 2020
      Attended a wedding here, what a fantastic venue. Atmosphere was mindblowing, the food was good. A bit strange to be disco dancing near the altar but apart from that a good place to hold your wedding... Read full review
    • wendymJ8723HS
      Stockport, United Kingdom
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 25th September 2020
      This is a must visit , the first time we went was to a large diner in aid of the Queens Jubilee, hosted by the High Sheriff of Greater Manchester, it was simply awesome, a most beautiful restored... Read full review
    • shamsorunited
      Great place for Bus and Transport enthusiasts,
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 21st December 2020
      Was great reminiscing about all the different buses I'd been on as a child, would have given it 5 stars but we weren't allowed to go on any of the buses except one due to covid, but when its over... Read full review



    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission

    Imported Facilities

    • Disabled Access - BASIC (*)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Available for wedding receptions

    Dates and Opening Times

    2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    Monday - Tuesday10:00 - 16:00
    Wednesday - SaturdayClosed
    Sunday10:00 - 16:00
    Bank HolidayClosed

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