Things to See & Do

Things to See & Do

Manchester United Football Club

  1. Guarantee your ticket to any home game of your choice with a Matchday VIP Experience. Your experience includes some of the best seats in the stadium, fantastic food and drink, a gift and matchday entertainment.
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  2. Enjoy a journey along the inland waterway on board the world famous Mersey Ferry. The full day cruise takes in the spectacular scenery leaving you with an awe-inspiring sense of how the canal's construction shaped the city of Manchester and the North West of England.
  3. Emirates Old Trafford, home of Lancashire Cricket Club is a world- class sporting venue. With over 150 years of history the Club is one of the most sought after venues for international cricket and has witnessed some of the sport’s most iconic moments. 2019 will be another huge year for the Club with Emirates Old Trafford set to host some of the biggest global fixtures in the cricketing calendar.
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  4. Chinese New Year
    Celebrate Chinese New Year with a weekend packed full of fun and fortune from Saturday 25 – Sunday 26 January 2020. Featuring Manchester’s famous red lanterns, a glittering golden dragon, live performances and the legendary Dragon Parade.
  5. Spinningfields
    A vibrant destination with luxury international fashion brands and an impressive number of restaurants and bars.
  6. Sightseeing Manchester Tour Bus
    Discover Manchester with a 90 minute bus tour. The 15 stop hop-on hop-off tour takes you to Manchester’s key sights and runs every day apart from Christmas Day, Boxing Day, or New Years Day.
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  7. A late-Victorian, neo-Gothic masterpiece
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  1. Add Chester Zoo to your Itinerary

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    Chester Zoo

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    Chester Zoo is home to over 21,000 endangered and exotic animals based in beautiful, award-winning gardens and is the nearest large zoo to Manchester. With over 500 different animal species in their 125 acres, visitors are sure to have an adventure…

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  2. Add Sea Life Manchester to your Itinerary

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    Sea Life Manchester

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    Sea Life has over 5,000 creatures including sharks, seahorses, octopus, jellyfish and rays. You can watch fun talks and feed shows throughout the day while holding a crab or touching a starfish in an interactive touchpool experience.

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  3. Add Spinningfields to your Itinerary

    Spinningfields

    One of the city’s most vibrant destinations, Spinningfields is a thriving hub for work, rest and play.

  4. Add National Football Museum to your Itinerary

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    National Football Museum

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    Whether you’re a die hard football fan, planning a visit with your family or on a weekend break to the great city of Manchester, enjoy a visit to the world's biggest and best football museum.

  5. Add Science and Industry Museum to your Itinerary

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    Science and Industry Museum

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    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.

  6. Add The University of Manchester to your Itinerary

    The University of Manchester

    The University of Manchester holds a special place in history. Its origins as England’s first civic university are closely linked to Manchester’s development as the world’s first industrial city.

  7. Add All Star Lanes to your Itinerary

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    All Star Lanes

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    Located in Manchester's Historic Great Northern warehouse, All Star Lanes Manchester is the perfect place to switch off from the daily grind.

  8. Add Challenge 4 Change to your Itinerary

    Challenge 4 Change

    Challenge 4 Change is a unique indoor urban activity centre based near Media City in Trafford Park. It is a one of a kind venue that every member of the family is sure to love!

  9. Add Castlefield Bowl to your Itinerary

    Castlefield Bowl

    An outdoor amphitheatre style venue in Manchester's city centre, home to the annual 'Sounds Of The City' series of concerts.

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  10. Add Yeung Family - Cantonese Cookery Class to your Itinerary

    Yeung Family - Cantonese Cookery Class

    Classes are hosted at Yang Sing, and aim to train students in all three disciplines of a Cantonese kitchen.

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  11. Add The Place to Potter to your Itinerary

    The Place to Potter

    After a highly successful summer Heaton Park Garden Centre’s creative centre ‘The Place to Potter’ has launched the ‘Place to Potter Indoor Garden’.

  12. Add The Beatles Story to your Itinerary

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    The Beatles Story

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    The Beatles Story transports visitors on an intimate, multi-media journey through the lives, times and music of the biggest band in the world.

  13. Virtual Hideout

    Virtual Hideout is a virtual reality and gaming hub offering the chance to experience room-scale virtual reality and gaming, whether it be alone or in a group.  From novices to experienced gamers, we cater to all with a wide range of games and…

  14. 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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  15. Add Historic Chester with lunch in the Cathedral Day trip to your Itinerary

    Historic Chester with lunch in the Cathedral Day trip

    Enjoy a day trip to Chester, one of the UK’s most popular city destinations with cobbled streets, hidden cellars and quirky lanes to discover.

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  16. Add Bury Transport Museum to your Itinerary

    Bury Transport Museum

    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.

  17. Political Tours

    New Manchester Walks hosts regular tours about the key events and people from Manchester’s radical political history: the Peterloo Massacre, Marx & Engels’s Manchester, The Pankhursts/Suffragette City.

  18. Add Breakout - Church Street to your Itinerary

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    Breakout - Church Street

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    Breakout is a live escape room game - with 60 minutes on the clock, teams of two to five players need to search high and low for clues and codes, solve problems, and most importantly work as a team if they want to win.

  19. Add The Vegetarian Society to your Itinerary

    The Vegetarian Society

    The Vegetarian Society is the place to go for everything you want to know about the world of vegetarian food. Our mission is to inspire, inform and enable people to be vegetarian.

  20. 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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  21. Add Liverpool and The Beatles Story Day Trip from Manchester to your Itinerary

    Liverpool and The Beatles Story Day Trip from Manchester

    Enjoy a day trip from Manchester to Liverpool, a city with a unique culture and heritage. It’s also a city with a reputation; a reputation for music, comedy, football and, at the heart of all of this, its people.

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