The Best Things to Do in Manchester

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Manchester

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Nightlife · Room Escape Games · Children’s Museums

Popular things to do in Manchester

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From laidback shopping to room escape games, there are plenty of things to do in Manchester and its surroundings. Start exploring the city known for its influence on industry at Museum of Science & Industry, addressing themes of transport, power, textiles, communications, and computing. For more insight into the city's history, walk down Manchester Town Hall and take a closer look at Manchester Murals. To feel like a local, pay tribute to the great players, teams, and coaches honored at National Football Museum. If you're traveling with kids, consider taking them on a side trip to Chester Zoo, one of the best places for viewing wildlife in the UK.

Side trips from Manchester

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Hidden gems in Manchester

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Museums in Manchester

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Historic Sites in Manchester

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Shopping in Manchester

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