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:

    • 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
    • Gemma L
      Beautiful Monastery- lovely volunteers
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 14th October 2021
      This is a beautiful Monastery we had the fortune of stumbling across whilst in Manchester. Lots of useful information around the building, and the volunteers were so lovely! Gift shop was really... 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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    Monday, 7th March 2022 - Monday, 7th March 2022

    Violinists performingAled JonesMothers' favourite, TV presenter and former choir boy Aled Jones performs a mix of inspirational songs.
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    Sunday, 12th December 2021 - Sunday, 12th December 2021

    Microphone in a microphone standGorton Philharmonic Orchestra Christmas Concert with Carols
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    Sunday, 21st November 2021 - Sunday, 21st November 2021

    Books with Santa on the front and two tiny Christmas treesVintage @The Monastery
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