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Extra Town Hall Tour Dates

Extra Town Hall Tour Dates

Due to popular demand we have added extra dates for our evening Manchester Town Hall tour.  All these tours start at 18:30. Please call the guide to book, or book online here. Tuesday April 18  – Jean Bailo – +44 7812 129754 Tuesday June 13 – Denise Sackett – +44 7724 […]

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Summer 2017 Leaflet

Our new leaflet (April – September 2017) is at the printers, but here is a sneak preview for you all to plan your diaries around. Look out for hard copies in the Manchester Visitor Information Centre and other venues in the next few weeks. MGT_Leaflet_Summer 2017

Manchester Christmas Tours

Manchester Christmas Tours

Join us over the Christmas holidays for a series of special festive tours. Meet our guides outside Central Library, St Peter’s Square M2 5PD (not Town Hall tour), no booking necessary, £8 cost. Discover Manchester on Christmas Day with Denise Sackett Christmas tales of Manchester ancient and modern. From sacred to […]

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Tours of The Midland Hotel

Tours of The Midland Hotel

The Midland hotel, scene of the meeting between Mr Rolls and Mr Royce, where the new scandalous dance the Tango was first danced in Manchester, where wealthy buyers in the quest for the best deals in the purchase of Manchester’s cotton goods could stay in befitting accommodation and more recently […]

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Town Hall Tour September 30th 2016 – NEW TIME

Town Hall Tour September 30th 2016 – NEW TIME

Please note that due to an evening event, the guided tour of Manchester Town Hall on Friday 30th September 2016 will now take place at 11:00-13:00 and not 18:00-20:00.  Apologies for any inconvenience caused. Please book your place by calling Helen Freeborough on 07946 620 808. The next evening tours […]

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Winter 2016-7 Leaflet

Download our new public walk, talks, tours leaflet for October 2016 to March 2017.  Events will be added to the calendar shortly.   You can still have a look at the April – September 2016 leaflet here

Invisible Heroes

Invisible Heroes

Invisible Heroes Alasdair Rawsthorne. An invisible hero in Manchester THERE IS A STORY THAT many Manchester guides tell about Alan Turing. After his work at cracking the Enigma code in World War II, Turing came to Manchester and worked on the first stored-programme computer, the first modern computer.  While here […]

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Town Hall Tour Sunday 24 July 10:30

Due to the European City of Science conference taking place a the town hall this weekend, the tour will only have access to one state room, the former council chamber.  Pauline Lloyd will still go ahead with the tour should you wish to attend. Please feel free to call Pauline […]

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