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Discover Manchester Walking Tour

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    Stop At: Manchester Town Hall, Lloyd Street Albert Square, Manchester City Council, Manchester M60 2LA England

    One of the finest Neo-gothic buildings in England. The Town Hall is currently closed for renovation but we will discover from the outside.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: The John Rylands Library, 150 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3EH England

    John Rylands was an incredibly wealthy cotton merchant, Manchester's first millionaire. This testament to his memory was built by his wife after his death. Now managed by Manchester University, it houses a wonderful collection of books and manuscripts.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Royal Exchange Theatre, St. Anns Square, Manchester M2 7DH England

    Once described as the 'largest trading room in the world'. The old Cotton Exchange has now been beautifully converted into a theatre.

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Manchester Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Exchange Square, Manchester M4 3AJ, UK
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Suzanne gave us a nice view of a rainy Manchester. She is an expert of her home town. A genuine Manc. We can highly recommend this tour.

    Thank Frasse72
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Brilliant way to get a real feel for the city. Guide John Alker was knowledgeable, clearly passionate about his city and very entertaining. Learned so much about the city, it’s evolution and development. Fascinating! Highly recommended and really good value for money.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Sue R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our guide was very knowledgeable and had an engaging personality. Great value for the money. The overview of the city informed our exploration of Manchester.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Rollin B
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our tour was on Sept 19. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about Manchester with lots of historical information. We visited key areas of the city. Well done and fun to learn about life today and in the past in Manchester. Very worthwhile.

    Thank marylouv521
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed this tour. John, our guide, was funny and knowledgeable. It made us far more aware of the incredible history of Manchester and the splendid buildings all around. The tour lasted around 2 hours and not too much walking involved. I’m sure we...More

    Thank Sheilaelizabeth13
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    Yes it is flat, and last around two hours.
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