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48 Hours in Manchester Self Guide

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If you want to know where all the cool stuff to look at in Manchester is, no fuss, easy, then this App is made for you.
Travel isn't A to B it's all the colourful bits in between, the nooks and crannies, the secrets, the drunk outside the George & Dragon.
This limited guide puts you in the driving seat, you open our map and see what you want to see ultra easy and with a 48 hour window an absolute bargain.
Industry - Cottonopolis, mills, slaves, southern states of America - We have it all!
Factory record, The Smiths, Oasis, Rob Dylan, Joy Division the Sex Pistols - Cool MCR.
Murders and Body snatchers - Dark history
History, Rolls Royce, a pub in a toilet - This guide has everything
Alleyways that lead to magical views
Oh, and class!
If you want an easy, stress free, meander through the city with our map to guide and look too whenever, then you my friend are a true traveler.
“Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.” John Lennon.

About This Deal

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Stop At: National Football Museum, Cathedral Gardens Urbis Building, Manchester M4 3BG England

Visit the national football museum and see the history of the national game.

Stop At: Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Road The University of Manchester, Manchester M15 6ER England

Great Art in this great city

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: People's History Museum, New Ct St Leftbank, Manchester M3 3ER England

Power to the people, a great museum for Manchester's politics.

Duration: 1 hour

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

The most beautiful library you'll see.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Science and Industry Museum, Liverpool Road Castlefield, Manchester M3 4FP England

The Science and Industry Museum sits in the heart of Manchester, the world’s first industrial city. It is a place full of amazing objects and revolutionary ideas that changed the world forever.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Imperial War Museum North, Trafford Wharf Road The Quays, Stretford M17 1TZ England

IWM North is part of Imperial War Museums – the world’s leading museum of war. Its unique purpose-built exhibition space gives powerful voice to the extraordinary experiences of ordinary people forced to live their lives in a world torn apart by conflict.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Museum of Transport Greater Manchester, Boyle Street Cheetham, Manchester M8 8UW England

A visit to Greater Manchester's Museum of Transport is a journey back in time.

You will find yourself transported to an age when all the local authorities around Manchester ran their own buses, proudly painted in local colours and adorned with the Corporation's crest.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hat Works Museum of Hatting, Wellington Mill Wellington Road South Wellington Road South, Stockport SK3 0EU England

This award winning visitor attraction offers two floors of interactive exhibits taking you on a journey through the history of Stockport's once thriving hatting industry.

At Hat Works visitors can step back in time and experience the world of hatting from its humble beginnings in the cottage industry to the mass production of the early 19th century when hat manufacturing was a thriving industry with over 100 hat factories and businesses in the area.

Duration: 1 hour

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • This is a self guided tour, with NO tour guide or anyone outside your 'bubble'. This is a safe walk where you take total charge of your requirements. You will be in your own 'bubble' and most of it is outside in fresh air.
  • Images and Maps
  • 48 hours of uninterrupted content.

  • Smartphone and Headphones

Departure Point
1: Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M60 1AY, UK
2: People's History Museum, Left Bank, Manchester M3 3ER, UK
3: Canal Street, Canal St, Manchester M1, UK
4: The Whitworth, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6ER, UK
5: Angel Meadows, Naples St, Manchester M4 4HA, UK

Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 3/31/2020 - 6/1/2023
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

10 to 60 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.