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Manchester: Attractions and Travel Guide

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Nightlife
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Rank: 1 About 27

Manchester’s nightlife is legendary. Quenching the city’s thirst for a good time are lively pubs and bars, ever-changing clubs and a diverse live music scene. Check out the weekly City Lights for more information....

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Stadium Tours
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Rank: 2 About 27

If you are a great fan of football, you can not miss a visit to the most important English Stadiums, real masterpieces of architecture, and theatre of a great amount of epochal...

Reviewed by: Football Stadium Tours
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Type: Tours


Town Hall
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Rank: 3 About 27

Manchester Town Hall is the government building used for administrative functions. The building was completed in 1877 by Alfred Waterhouse, the famous UK architect. One can see the finest modern example of Victorian...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Manchester Arndale
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Rank: 4 About 27

Manchester Arndale is a large shopping center situated in Manchester. This center was built during the 1970s when other cities were also constructing shopping malls. This mall is known as the largest of a chain of Arndale...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: 1st floor, Arndale Center Manchester,
Type: Stores and shopping malls


1 Millennium Quarter
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Rank: 5 About 27

In 1996, part of the city centre of Manchester was destroyed by an IRA bombing; this fatal incidence damaged major buildings in this area. However, the government quickly replaced what was lost in the bombing: new...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Manchester
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


Eating
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Rank: 6 About 27

While there are fantastic eating options throughout the city, there are two stand-out areas to head to for food. The city centre’s Chinatown is great for a fast, filling meal but for a true Mancunian night out take a taxi to Wilmslow...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Seeing
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Rank: 7 About 27

Must Do Manchester is proud of its status as a former industrial powerhouse and Castlefield Urban Heritage Park contains an impressive cityscape of canals, bridges, viaducts and warehouses that makes for a...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


2 Urbis Centre
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Rank: 8 About 27

The Urbis Centre is the most impressive structure of the new building: its external surface is covered with green glass, which creates a spectacular effect.Urbis is basically a museum that...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Cathedral Gardens, Manchester
Type: Museums


Didsbury
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Rank: 9 About 27

Disbury is a neighborhood which offers best of all amenities to both locals and tourists. One can get to see restaurants, pubs, beauty salons and a vast number of parks, cinema halls and shopping places. Didsbury is a pleasant and...

Reviewed by: Ekaja
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


The Cathedral
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Rank: 10 About 27

Manchester Cathedral is a medieval beautiful church situated on Victoria Street in central part of Manchester. This is also the seat of the Bishop of Manchester. Believed to be built between 1421...

Reviewed by: Nadish
Address: Exchange Station Approach, Victoria St, Manchester, United Kingdom
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Best Places
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Rank: 11 About 27

Tourist can plan his trip to Manchester with insights to some of the itineraries which are provided to see some of the best places in the city. Whether or not, he is on a long tour, he can plan even one day’s itinerary which suits his...

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Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


3 Manchester Museum
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Rank: 12 About 27

Manchester Museum is situated at the University of Manchester, 250 Oxford Road and is open daily from 10 to 5 except on Sundays. The museum is well known for Egyptology, dinosaurs, live amphibians, mammals, birds and more. There are...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: The University of Manchester Oxford Road
Type: Museums


4 Old Trafford stadium
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Rank: 13 About 27

Old Trafford Stadium was formerly named as the Theater of Dreams inaugurated in 1909. This stadium has a capacity of over 76,000 seats. In 1939, the stadium had a record of 76,962 viewers to watch the match of Wolves against Grimsby....

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Trafford, M16,
Type: Nature and sport


5 Museum of Science & Industry in Manchester
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Rank: 14 About 27

The history, science and industry of Manchester and its people are displaied in the Museum's galleries, it's the story of the world's first industrial city.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Liverpool Road, Castlefield
Manchester
Type: Museums


6 Grosvenor
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Rank: 15 About 27

The Grosvenor Casino situated on George Street in Manchester, England, is one of the two Grosvenor casinos in the city. Similar to other casinos, the place belongs to a prestigious brand offering a...

Reviewed by: Darshadana
Address: 35/39 George Street, Manchester
Type: Nightlife


Heaton Park
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Rank: 16 About 27

Heaton Park covers an area of 600 acres and is the biggest park in Greater Manchester. It is the biggest municipal parks in Europe. The park has the grounds of a Grade I listed, a Heaton Hall and neoclassical 18th century...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Type: Parks and gardens


7 Billie Rox Nightclub
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Rank: 17 About 27

Really original place where to enjoy the night, with different kinds of music such as 70s, 80s, Disco, Funk... Dancing with quad skates or Roller Blades.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 106-108 Portland Street
Manchester
Type: Nightlife


8 Affleck's
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Rank: 18 About 27

Affleck's is a revitalized city center building in Manchester having five stores of 50 stalls, with market type shops too. This building offers shoppers with a novel buying experience.   This...

Reviewed by: Harsh
Address: 52 Church Street, Manchester, United Kingdom
Type: Stores and shopping malls


Blue Badge Tours of Manchester
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Rank: 19 About 27

The Blue Badge Tours provide guides which are properly examined and trained professionals. These professionals are recognized by the English Tourist Board and also registered with the North West Tourist Board. There is also some...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address:
Type: Tours


9 Choice Bar and Restaurant
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Rank: 20 About 27

Very popular Restaurant in a wonderful riverside location, wich offers great food and extensive wine list. One of the best restaurant in the UK to dine by the riverside.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Castle Quay, Castlefield
Manchester
Type: Bars


10 Pure Space
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Rank: 21 About 27

Manchester's most stilish bar, wich offers a great range of coktails in its creative menu... from absinthe to everything you could desire. Excellent foods is also available.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 11-13 New Wakefield Street
Manchester
Type: Nightlife


11 The Lime Tree
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Rank: 22 About 27

Great restaurant in Manchester, favourite for its great food, the nice atmosphere, and a wide wine list.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 8 Lapwing Lane, Didsbury
Manchester
Type: Nightlife

Attractions close to Manchester


Shibden Hall - 23.3 mi
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Shibden Hall can be described as one of the historic houses located in Halifax. It can be dated back to the year 1420; when there were reports of it being occupied by William Oates. The gardens and parks are presently undergoing restoration....

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Lister’s Road
Distance: 37.5
City: Halifax

Type: Landmarks and Historic sites + Share


Museo Madame Tussauds - 25.1 mi
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One of the most famous museums in the world that contains many wax figures depicting famous people of the past and present. In addition to taking many pictures with the VIP's, fun is guaranteed, thanks to the Planetarium and the Hall of Horrors.

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff Distance: 40.4
City: London

Type: Museums + Share


Leighton Moss - 26.5 mi
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One of the largest reedbed, Leighton Moss is located in the North West England. The place is home to some of the rarest species of birds. Bearded tits, Breeding bitterns, and marsh harriers are some of the birds that the nature lovers may come...

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Address: Leighton Moss
Distance: 42.7
City: Grange-over-Sands

Type: Nature and sport + Share


York Castle Museum - 28.7 mi
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York Castle Museum, originated by Dr. John Kirk in 1938, is a history museum that depicts the daily life of the people of London four hundred years ago.The museum is located on the site of York Castle, built by...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: Eye of York
Distance: 46.2
City: York

Type: Museums + Share

Neighbouring places: Manchester


Salford - 2.4 mi

Salford is a well established city situated in the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester, England, UK. It lies on the banks of the River Irwell which forms the boundary of...

Distance: 3.8
City: Salford

Trafford - 3.9 mi

The city of Trafford is the metropolitan borough city of Greater Manchester in England. This metropolitan borough includes towns like Urmston, Stretford, Sale, ...

Distance: 6.2
City: Trafford

Stockport - 6.1 mi

Stockport lies in the south east of the city of Manchester in Greater Manchester in the north west of England. According to the 2001 census the city has a population of 136,083 inhabitants, and an area of 48.7 sq...

Distance: 9.8
City: Stockport

Oldham - 6.4 mi

Spread over an area of 67.1 Km2 Oldham is a large city of Greater Manchester. It is situated among the Pennines on raised ground between the Irk and...

Distance: 10.3
City: Oldham

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