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Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records

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Type:Exhibition

Science and Industry Museum
Liverpool Road
Castlefield
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 4FP

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.00 per ticket
Child (Under-12)Free
Concession£6.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Dates and Opening Times

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Rail: the nearest train station is Deansgate (¼ mile away) and is approximately 10 minutes walk away

Bus: The free Metroshuttle bus (Route 1) stops outside of the Museum

Tram: The nearest Metrolink tram stop is Deansgate-Castlefield (¼ mile) and is approximately 10 minutes walks away.

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Recent Reviews:

  • dianegB6065GF
    Dont go during 2022
    1 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th December 2021
    I know its free to enter but it really wasnt worth the half walk to it from where our hotel was based. We completed the walk around it within 15 minutes! I would say don’t visit until its all back... Read full review
  • jameshR4050EV
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Waste of a day, nothing open
    1 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 30th December 2021
    Waste of a day. Majority of the museum was shut, no mention of this on the main page of website or when booking tickets. Staff were rude, impliedly it was my fault Read full review
  • Mbonza
    Very Disappointing
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 3rd January 2022
    Very disappointing. While I appreciate there is a restoration programme underway, the museum is only a shadow of it's former self. The Power Hall with the trains is closed due to renovations, as is... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing impaired
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 4

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - 180

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families

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