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Things to See and Do in Manchester

Culture, nightlife, history, and good fun in Greater Manchester

  1. Aerial map showing the location of Homeground, Manchester
    HOME, Manchester’s largest multi-arts venue, have launched a massive temporary outdoor arts space in the heart of the city. The new space, named Homeground, will be located on an 80,000ft2 future development site on First Street, just next to HOME.
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  2. Walking tour group
    Entertaining and comprehensive tour led by locals, covering our main attractions as well as the lesser-known quirks. We run Every Day at 11am, starting by the Alan Turing Memorial in Sackville Gardens. Booking is not required - just turn up!
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  3. The Science and Industry Museum building
    Home to the world’s oldest surviving passenger railway station, and the world’s first railway warehouse. Encounter amazing objects and find out about ideas that were born in Manchester and changed the world forever.
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  4. RHS Garden Bridgewater visitor centre
    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.
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  5. The Grade 2 listed Great Northern building, a former railway goods distribution warehouse is now a lively leisure and shopping development with bustling bars, restaurants, shops, health club, cinema, casino, bowling alley and an elegant landscaped public square.
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  1. Worsley Village

    This 3-mile circular walk around Worsley takes in the picturesque village, the Bridgewater Canal, its fascinating heritage and explores the rich woodland area of Worsley Woods.

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    Scranchester Food Tours

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    A truly immersive food tour of Manchester. Your local guide will take you on a multi-stop tour across the city offering edible insights into food history and culture along the way. The tour will include at least eight stops (adding up to a huge…

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  3. Add Craft Beer Tour Manchester to your Itinerary

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    Craft Beer Tour Manchester

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    Join us on a craft beer adventure as we tour Manchester and sample the best local produce that the city has to offer. We visit a range of microbreweries and craft beer houses enjoying at least ten craft beers along the way. Just £30pp, tour run…

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  4. Add Victoria Warehouse to your Itinerary

    Victoria Warehouse

    Victoria Warehouse is an innovative event space in the heart of Manchester, one of Europe’s most exciting cities.

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  5. Add Bongo's Bingo to your Itinerary

    Bongo's Bingo

    Bongo's Bingo is an outrageous version of a traditional bingo game. Desrcibed as "crazy rave bingo" Bongo's Bingo turns a predisposed evening of bingo on its head. 

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  6. Door to Door private guided day out to Lake District from Manchester

    Enjoy this private guided tour from your home to explore the Lake District with a qualified Blue Badge Tourist Guide in a licensed luxury Mercedes for up to 6 guests.

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  7. Add Manchester Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Manchester Town Hall

    Built in 1877, Manchester Town Hall is a Victorian, neo-gothic classic and home of the Council.

  8. Add Free Manchester Walking Tours to your Itinerary

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    Free Manchester Walking Tours

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    Entertaining and comprehensive tour led by locals, covering our main attractions as well as the lesser-known quirks. We run Every Day at 11am, starting by the Alan Turing Memorial in Sackville Gardens. Booking is not required - just turn up!

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  9. Add Brief Encounter Film Location and English Stately Home to your Itinerary

    Brief Encounter Film Location and English Stately Home

    Visit the setting of one of the greatest British films of all time at Carnforth Station Heritage Centre before heading to Leighton Hall, the historic seat of the Gillow family, which is still occupied by them to this day.

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  10. Add Busy Bus North Wales Adventure Tour to your Itinerary

    Busy Bus North Wales Adventure Tour

    We will leave the modern city of Manchester and will head west en-route to the mysterious and legendary land of Wales in a 90-minute fully-narrated journey, navigating the spectacular A55 coastal road with it’s magical stories and mystical legends.…

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  11. Add Manchester Taxi Tours to your Itinerary

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    Manchester Taxi Tours

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    Take a unique tour around Manchester with John Consterdine, the city’s only Green Badge Tour Guide and Taxi Driver.

  12. Add Cordon Vert Cookery School at The Vegetarian Society to your Itinerary

    Cordon Vert Cookery School at The Vegetarian Society

    The world's premiere vegetarian cookery school. One & Two Day Workshops & Leisure Courses.

  13. Add Afternoon Tea Taxi Tour to your Itinerary

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    Afternoon Tea Taxi Tour

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    What’s better than an afternoon tea? Enjoying a delicious classic afternoon tea on a tour of Manchester, of course.

  14. Add Chester Zoo Day trip to your Itinerary

    Chester Zoo Day trip

    Enjoy your day at Chester Zoo, one of the UK’s leading zoos. With 20,000 wild and wonderful animals including 500 exotic and endangered species there is so much to see and do in the 125 hectares of grounds and gardens, a fantastic day out for all…

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  15. Add Caving Experience in The Peak District to your Itinerary

    Caving Experience in The Peak District

    Take a step into the dark, secret and mysterious world of horizontal/vertical caves and ancient mines.

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  16. Add Elizabeth Gaskell's House to your Itinerary

    Elizabeth Gaskell's House

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    Visit Elizabeth Gaskell’s House to find out about Elizabeth and William’s work, explore the lives of their daughters and servants and discover the Manchester that the Gaskells knew.

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  17. Add Rochdale Town Hall tours to your Itinerary

    Rochdale Town Hall tours

    Rochdale Town Hall is widely regarded as one of the finest Victorian town halls in Britain.

  18. Add Chetham's School of Music to your Itinerary

    Chetham's School of Music

    A unique cultural institution that combines music, education and heritage.

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  19. Add Hope Mill Theatre to your Itinerary

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    Hope Mill Theatre

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    Hope Mill Theatre is situated in the Grade II listed Hope Mill – a former cotton mill.

  20. Add Delving into the hidden history of The Deaf Institute, Manchester to your Itinerary

    Delving into the hidden history of The Deaf Institute, Manchester

    This much-loved music venue and bar is Grade II listed, has a history dating as far back as the 19th century, and there's plenty to discover! 

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