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Things to do in Rochdale

Large market town that lies amongst the foothills of the Pennines on the River Roch

Are you looking for things to do in Rochdale? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.

Known for...   Industrial Revolution, Rochdale Canal and Town Hall

Did you know...

  • Actress Anna Friel was born in Rochdale.
  • Rochdale has been twinned with Sahiwal in Pakistan since 1988.



Rochdale Model Railway

Miniature railway in Springfield Park, open every Sunday afternoon (weather permitting), between April and October.
Springfield Park
(A58) Bolton Road
OL11 4RE

Recommended by Bill Waters, Rochdale



Rochdale Pioneers Museum FREE

Visit the home of the worldwide Co-operative movement.
31 Toad Lane
Greater Manchester
OL12 0NU


Recommended by Becky Warren, Manchester



Strike Ten Bowl

Ten Pin Bowling complex.
Sandbrook Retail Park
Sandbrook Way
OL11 1RY


Recommended by Jamie Hudson, Rochdale



Odeon Rochdale

Multi-screen cinema.
Sandbrook Park
Sandbrook Way
OL11 1RY




The Gracie Fields Theatre

Live music,drama,comedy,dance and more.
Oulder Hill Leisure Complex
Hudsons Walk
OL11 5EF




Castle Hawk Golf Club

Golf Club.
Heywood Road
Greater Manchester
OL11 3BY


Rochdale Golf Club

Formed in 1888 the present 18 hole course was fashioned from land on Bagslate Moor just over 100 years ago and is now rated a top venue for County golf.
Edenfield Road
Greater Manchester
OL11 5YR


  Water sports

Central Leisure Centre

Swimming pool, fitness centre and many other activities available.
Entwisle Road
OL16 2HZ




Rollercity Rochdale

Roller skating centre.
Platting Lane
OL11 2LS



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Wakefield (27.4 miles)
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Sale (14.8 miles)
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