National Football Museum
Take an amazing journey through football history.☎ 01616058200Recommended by Rob Baldry, Manchester
State of the art entertainment complex. Cinema, restaurants, bars, nightclubs and gym.
Manchester Town Hall
Victorian, Neo-gothic building now the ceremonial headquarters of Manchester City Council.Recommended by Jane Allen, Bradford
Manchester Rock Climbing
Three-hour group rock climbing and abseiling session for beginners. £27 – 40% off.
Three-hour group kayaking session for beginners. £27 – 40% off.
Golf Lessons Manchester
Single 30-minute small group golf class. £8 - 50% off.
Our Chinatown is uniquely ‘Northern’, flying the flag for Manchester, and for independence.Recommended by Jimmy Lee, Manchester“Best chinese food anywhere in the north west, great fun for a night out”
The Cathedral guides are ready to take you on a tour of our magnificent building no matter what the weather.
Manchester City FC Experience
Behind the scenes stadium and club tour.☎ 01614441894Recommended by Bobby Harris, Oldham“Well worth a tour of the Etihad stadium and seeing the history of MC exhibition for all City supporters”
John Rylands Library
The John Rylands Library has made it onto a list of Great British landmarks, published by Visit England.
People's History Museum
National centre for the collection, conservation, interpretation and study of material relating to the history of working people.Recommended by Alex Hill, Liverpool“Great museum to help adults and children understand the struggles of the working class all over the UK”
Manchester Jewish Museum
Manchester Jewish Museum is located in a former Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue on Cheetham Hill Road.
Museum Of Science And Industry FREE
Fun and informative museum, exploring the history of the world's first industrial city. A fun packed day out for all the family.☎ 01618322244
The Manchester Museum FREE
Vast and interesting museum with over six million items. Fun and educational.☎ 01612752634Recommended by Jolice McGee, Manchester“'Great day out -and free!! - Kids loved the large open spaces, variety of exhibitions and the shop. There's quite alot to pack in and some of the egyptian exhibits are mind-blowing. I think we went through every square inch of the place but we were very impressed, Must be one of the best museums in the country. Toilets were very clean (for a change), plenty of lifts and stairs,lots of activities for our young son. Will go again.'”
Museum Of Transport
Fascinating look at transport through the ages with one of the largest collections of its kind in the country.☎ 01612052122
Brookdale Park FREE
Children's play area, Multi use games area (MUGA), Football pitch, BMX track and skate park, Tennis court (courts are free), Bowls.
Blackley Forest FREE
Woodland walks, Nature trails, Pond for fishing. Blackley Forest is a site of biological importance.
|Blackley New Road|
Medlock River Valley FREE
The Medlock Valley runs through the whole of East Manchester and is a major environmental resource for the area.
|Philips Park Visitor Centre|
Boggart Hole Clough FREE
The largest woodland Clough in Manchester, with its parkland forming a landscape of mature woodland, grasslands and lakes.
Irk River Valley FREE
The Irk Valley stretches from Collyhurst to Higher Blackley, and across the City from Crumpsall to Moston.
|off Hazelbottom Road|
Philips Park FREE
Philips Park is one of Manchester's finest parks. Opened on 22nd August 1846, after Queens and Peel Park.
Clayton Vale FREE
Children's play area, visitors centre with toilets, pond, conservation area with dipping platform, angling.
Openshaw Park FREE
Children's play area, Multi use sports area (MUGA), 5 a side football, Football pitch, Tennis courts (courts are free).
Manley Park FREE
Children's play area, Multi use sports area (MUGA).
Gorton Park FREE
Children's play area, multi use games area (MUGA), football pitches.
Barrack Park (aka St George's Park) FREE
Children's play area, Multi use games area (MUGA), Football pitch.
Alexandra Park FREE
Children's play area, Multi use games area (MUGA), Football & cricket pitch, Tennis court (courts are free), Fishing lake.
|180 Russell Street|
Clayton Park FREE
Children's play area, Multi use games area (MUGA), bowling green, pavilion, war memorial,12th Century Hall including Living Museum.
Queens Park FREE
Children's play area, 5 a-side football pitches.
Platts Field FREE
Popular 90 acre park. Skate park, boating lake, play areas and much more.☎ 01612242902
CUBE Gallery is one of Europe's most exciting art, architecture and design centres.
Cornerhouse is Manchester's international centre for contemporary visual arts and independent film.☎ 01612001500
Manchester Art Gallery FREE
Popular city centre gallery.☎ 01612358888Recommended by Jess, Manchester“'Amazing art, fantastic building, lovely cafe, free talks...it's all good. '”
Whitworth Art Gallery FREE
Critically acclaimed art and design gallery.☎ 01612757450
Food, drink and family bowling at Black Dog Ballroom.☎ 01612282888
Odeon Manchester Great Northern
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03330144501
Vue Cinema Manchester Printworks
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03453084620
One of the main theatres in Manchester.
|97 Oxford Street|
The Royal Exchange Theatre
Visually arresting and hugely popular theatre.☎ 01618339833
Manchester Opera House
Popular entertainment venue.☎ 01618281700
Multi-disciplinary arts venue.☎ 01612740600
Band On The Wall
Welcome to Band on the Wall, the home of real music.
1500 capacity Ritz has been an integral part of the city's unparalleled music scene for decades.
Manchester Evening News Arena
Officially the world’s busiest venue from 2001-2007, Manchester Evening News Arena hosts over 250 events a year.
The Comedy Store
Award winning comedy club.☎ 01618399595
Health and fitness. No contract required.☎ 08448732142
Friendly health and fitness club.☎ 01612364333
Health and fitness centre.☎ 01618310200
Manchester Aquatic Centre
Purpose-built, state of the art swimming complex.☎ 01612759450
State of the art health and fitness club.☎ 01612366864
The National Cycling Centre was Britain's first indoor Olympic cycling track. 2011 saw the launch of the new £19M indoor BMX track.
Recommended by Billy Harris, Stockport“Awesome BMX centre”
Belle Vue Stadium
Come greyhound racing at Belle Vue Stadium, Manchester. Get a great night out at the Dogs with options to dine at the stadium.
Rock Over Climbing
World class bouldering centre for all ages.☎ 01612881218
Real indoor ice climbing experience.☎ 01618376140
Manchester Climbing Centre
Award winning climbing experience.☎ 01612307006