World-class football, scintillating nightlife, artistic flair, and impressive gothic and industrial architecture, defines the character of Manchester. Start your city tour by exploring Castlefield, enjoy celestial vistas from Cloud 23, appreciate artifacts at Museum of Science and Industry and get eye- to-eye with marine creatures at Blue Planet Aquarium.Best Attractions to Visit in Manchester
Free/ Cheap Activities in Manchester
- Explore Castlefield, designated as "Urban Heritage Park,” it lies to the west of Deansgate Station. Take a walk among the restored Victorian houses, along the old canals. Check out old restored warehouses, explore the Bridgewater Canal, and take a trip on one of the Bridgewater tour boats.
- Enjoy the unbeatable views of the city and its surroundings from Cloud 23 on 23rd floor of Beetham Tower. The floor-to-ceiling windows of this swanky restaurant and bar make you feel one with the clouds. Do not fail to check out its exclusive zones named after the Gods of Ancient Greece like Apollo, Zeus and more.
- Marvel at the mind boggling collection of artifacts at Museum of Science and Industry. Offering an extensive range of permanent galleries and special blockbuster exhibitions, the museum will keep you occupied for an entire day, taking you back and forth in time!
- Nestled in the heart of the City Centre, Manchester Art Gallery offers a varied selection of art, including works by Stubbs, Constable and Turner.