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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. Add The Blowout by Kate London to your Itinerary

    The Blowout by Kate London

    The UK’s first champagne blowdry bar, located on the ground floor of No.1 Spinningfields off Quay Street, transforms the typical hair styling experience, where women may enjoy a gorgeous cut and blowdry whilst relaxing with a glass of fizz, without…

  2. Add Donkeystone Brewery (Tours and Tastings) to your Itinerary

    Donkeystone Brewery (Tours and Tastings)

    Welcome to Donkeystone Brewing Co, we are a new and exciting microbrewery producing craft ales in the hills of Saddleworth, creating great-tasting seasonal ales. Our creative yet tasteful ales have a distinctive, thirst-quenching vibe, with many new…

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  3. Add Bishops Park Pitch & Putt to your Itinerary

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    Bishops Park Pitch & Putt

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    Surrounded by dozens of sensational views, Bishops Park Pitch and Putt offers an exciting, entertaining and enjoyable 9 holes of golf and a stunning new driving range for non-golfers and golfers alike. Situated in the hills of Grains Bar, we are not…

  4. Add Whistle Punks Axe Throwing to your Itinerary

    Whistle Punks Axe Throwing

    Yes, you’ve read that correctly. We’ve taken the axe throwing out of the woodland and brought it into the heart of Manchester.

  5. Add Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet Day Trip to your Itinerary

    Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet Day Trip

    Enjoy a day trip to Cheshire Oaks, the UK’s largest Designer Outlet, with a quarter-million square foot of retail space, comprising more than 145 boutiques, restaurants and cafés.

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  6. Add Manchester Walking Tour with Mandarin speaking guide to your Itinerary

    Manchester Walking Tour with Mandarin speaking guide

    Explore Manchester with a Mandarin speaking guide.

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  7. Wigan Pier to Leigh Bridge

    Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier and taking you through the unique collection of lakes and waterways known as Wigan Flashes and on through the Hey Brook Corridor to delightful Pennington. A canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage.

  8. Add Fish and Chips with Prosecco for Two at Podium to your Itinerary

    Fish and Chips with Prosecco for Two at Podium

    Enjoy Fish and Chips, the British seaside classic along with a glass of prosecco for two to toast at Podium for just £20.

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  9. Add Manchester Paintballing Experience to your Itinerary

    Manchester Paintballing Experience

    Enjoy a day of Paintball games in Eccles Forest, Manchester!

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  10. Add Manchester Camerata to your Itinerary

    Manchester Camerata

    An original combination of craft and courage.

  11. Add Ordsall Hall to your Itinerary

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    Ordsall Hall

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    Ordsall Hall is Salford's 'hidden gem'! Dating back over 600 years, it is one of the region's finest examples of an Elizabethan black and white half-timbered manor-house.

  12. Add Blackpool Seaside Resort Day Trip to your Itinerary

    Blackpool Seaside Resort Day Trip

    Enjoy a day out with a Blackpool Big Ticket, giving you entry to 7 different fantastic Blackpool attractions!

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  13. Add Liverpool FC and Anfield Stadium Tour Day Trip to your Itinerary

    Liverpool FC and Anfield Stadium Tour Day Trip

    Visit Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC, on a day trip to Liverpool from Manchester. Go behind the scenes at Anfield Stadium, one of the world’s most iconic and historic stadiums, on the LFC Stadium Tour.

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  14. Add Hat Works - Museum of Hatting to your Itinerary

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    Hat Works - Museum of Hatting

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    Hat Works is the UK's only museum dedicated to the hatting industry, hats and headwear.

  15. Add Deansgate Locks to your Itinerary

    Deansgate Locks

    Trendy nightspot for those who want to party the night away. You'll find establishments such as The Comedy Store, Revolution and Baa Bar. This canalside location is perfect for those who want to stay in one area, find DJ's playing all night and…

  16. Add The Beatles Story to your Itinerary

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    The Beatles Story

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    The award-winning ‘The Beatles Story’ is the world's largest permanent exhibition devoted to telling the story of the lives and times of The Beatles. 

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  17. Add Staircase House to your Itinerary

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    Staircase House

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    This exciting attraction invites you to time travel through the history of Staircase House from 1460 to WWII. The entire 18-room town house is fully interactive.

  18. Add Albert Hall to your Itinerary

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    Albert Hall

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    Albert Hall is a Grade II listed former Wesleyan chapel now a thriving music venue.

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  19. Add Mersey Valley Urmston Meadows to your Itinerary

    Mersey Valley Urmston Meadows

    Urmston Meadows located on the southern fringes of Urmston close to the River Mersey.

  20. Add Greater Manchester’s Museum of Transport to your Itinerary

    Greater Manchester’s Museum of Transport

    Home to over seventy historic vehicles from a horse drawn bus of the 1890s to a Metrolink tram prototype! Complete your experience by visiting the Gift Shop and Café, all housed within a bus garage!

  21. Add Escape Hunt to your Itinerary

    Escape Hunt

    Joining our 13 restaurants serving food form around the globe, and 114 bedroom Roomzzz aparthotel, Corn Exchange in the centre of Manchester is now also home to Escape Hunt, Manchester’s most exciting new escape room experience.

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