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Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre

Town Hall | Market Place, Macclesfield SK10 1DX, England
+44 1625 378123
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Helpful staff

Called in late on a Friday afternoon. Place was due to Close for the night. Staff were nonetheless... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
ianofwales
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
The perfect start

We visited Macclesfield yesterday (Sat. 5.8.17), arrived by train from Manchester Piccadilly and... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
JanK311
,
Halifax, United Kingdom
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Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre was opened on 9 December 2011 and has been completely redesigned to reflect Macclesfield's unique identity.As well as all the usual items you'd expect a Visitor Information Centre to sell, we also have a fabulous range of locally sourced artisan products such as jewellery, handbags,sunglasses, jams, chutneys, chocolate, scarves and more.We're proud to sell Macclesfield Town Football Club merchandise and if you are a fan of the band Joy Division we have a variety of memorabilia that will interest you. You can buy tickets for Macclesfield Town Football Club, theatre performances, local events and major attractions such as Chester Zoo and Tatton Park. We don't charge a booking fee so you'll find some of the best ticket deals around in our VIC.
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“silk museum” (2 reviews)
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Town Hall | Market Place, Macclesfield SK10 1DX, England
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Called in late on a Friday afternoon. Place was due to Close for the night. Staff were nonetheless very helpful and took their time. Full credit to them.

Thank ianofwales
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We visited Macclesfield yesterday (Sat. 5.8.17), arrived by train from Manchester Piccadilly and called into the information centre first before we decided how to spend our day. The lady we spoke to couldn't have been more helpful and armed with directions and a printed off...More

Thank JanK311
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We found this visitors centre very well stocked and the staff very well informed and helpful. There is so much to see and do in the area you really need more time to do it justice. We will certainly return.

Thank billmitchison
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Well stocked and staff are friendly and knowledgable Lovely decor easy access. Parking nearby charges apply Tickets for any attractions can also be bought here

Thank pilgrim09
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Macclesfield has plenty to visit, but has not quite got used to visitors, as quite a few street intersections are unsigned, and there are only one set of public toilets, the landlord of the other pair seeming to prefer to end the lease and earn...More

Thank Martin T
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Thanks for the kind review Martin!

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very helpful in suggesting places to visit, opening times, whether you could get public transport to Jodrell Bank ,where you could get a wheat free lunch and where fabric shops and museums were and how long it would take you to go round them. They...More

1  Thank Taplledraw
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Thanks ever so much for your review - hope you'll visit Macclesfield (and us!) again some time!

Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is a very nice Visitor Centre which has everything that you need and more. I was very impressed with it.

Thank AlbertoWarrington
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2016

Thanks for the review Alberto, We hope you enjoyed your visit to Macclesfield!

Reviewed 17 June 2016

I called in for information about the town and to collect a town map, response was quick and my questions soon answered. Well worth a visit if you are visiting the town. A nice location in the Town Hall.

Thank Brian D
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2016

Thanks for the review Brian - hope you enjoyed your trip to Macclesfield!

Reviewed 25 April 2016

Called in to find information on places to eat and to get a street map of the town. Printed information available on Macclesfield was disappointing and there was no good street plan available. However the lady on duty was very nice and gave me some...More

Thank Dartmoorlongwool
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you for your kind comments on the customer service you experienced! If you would still like a map, please email macclesfieldtic@cheshireeast.gov.uk referencing this conversation and I'll send you some maps :)

Reviewed 21 April 2016

We just popped in as we were passing to see if they had any postcards of Macclesfield, we did manage to get a few different ones and they were very reasonably priced. While in there we heard the staff helping an older gentleman with buses...More

Thank Dawn A
macclesfieldtic, Public Relations Manager at Macclesfield Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2016

Thanks for your kind review Dawn :)

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