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Manchester City FC Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Etihad Stadium
"Head inside Etihad Stadium with your entrance ticket and start with a 20-minute self-guided walk through a series of interactive displays and exhibits. Designed to give you the background on Manchester City FC the exhibition space documents the city’s so-called ‘dream team’ throughout the decades from the club’s early days in the late 1800s to visions for the future.Meet your guide after browsing the exhibition and set out on your behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium to see the places where famous games have been won lost celebrated and commiserated. Visit the home dressing rooms
From GBP17.00
 
Manchester Music Walking Tour
"This Manchester music walk covers most of the city’s important bands and venues from the 1960s to the present day.On this unique guided journey through the city you’ll get some insight into Manchester's great musical and industrial heritage from someone involved with the city’s music scene for 30 years.The tour will cover sites across Manchester including:The Free trade HallG-MexBridgewater HallThe BoardwalkKnott MillThe HaciendaIndia HouseFac 251Sackville StreetAfflecks PalaceOldham StreetDry 201""""Explore Manchester’s music scene on a 90-minute cultural city walk. Your insider guide Craig Gill from Manchester band Inspiral Carpets will cover the history of all the Manchester bands and show you the important venues from the 1960s to the present day
From GBP10.00
 
Manchester Music Walking Tour
"This Manchester music walk covers most of the city’s important bands and venues from the 1960s to the present day.On this unique guided journey through the city you’ll get some insight into Manchester's great musical and industrial heritage from someone involved with the city’s music scene for 30 years.The tour will cover sites across Manchester including:The Free trade HallG-MexBridgewater HallThe BoardwalkKnott MillThe HaciendaIndia HouseFac 251Sackville StreetAfflecks PalaceOldham StreetDry 201""""Explore Manchester’s music scene on a 90-minute cultural city walk. Your insider guide Craig Gill from Manchester band Inspiral Carpets will cover the history of all the Manchester bands and show you the important venues from the 1960s to the present day
From GBP10.00

Most Viewed Sports & Outdoors in Manchester

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Football

I loved it here!! My dad and I spent hours walking around, reading the information, looking at the disaplys, playing some of the games, watching short films and enjoying the history! It was a...
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Ice Skating

Silverblades Ice rink is located in Altrincham but you can get a tram from Manchester that will take you straight to the Ice Rink. The opening times can be quite complicated as they change often...
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Super League

Top level rugby league - that's the 13 a side version of the sport, for the uninitiated.Wigan is one of the massive names in the sport. To me, evocative of grainy B&W TV images from the 1960s when 6"...
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Manchester Darts

Darts is one of the most popular pub and club games throughout the country and is usually played on a standard bristle board with an 18 inch playing area. Here in Manchester you'll still find the...
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Cricket at Old Trafford

Cricket is a very English game, more popular in our commonwealth countries than here in the UK. Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, India, Sri Lanka, West Indies and Pakistan all have good cricket...
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speed tourism...

You've heard of speed dating and speed networking... How about speed tourism? I've been doing it for years.Jog around the area and spot things to come back to see later.I did it in Manchester. 50...
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horse racing

An excellent course. Well laid out and maintained. Picturesque paddock and parade ring. Great food and drink facilities.No access problems.Oh. I picked 2 winners from 6 races, and won £105, so I am...
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Rugby à XIII

Last time I was at a rugby league game was the 1972-73 challenge cup final in France. Toulouse XIII against someone...There's lots of rugby league close to Manchester - St Helens, Warrington or Wigan...
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Sports Cafe

The Sports Cafe is definitely a place to watch American as well as European sports. We were able to catch the baseball playoff games and american football, as well as some Manchester United matches....
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SOLTEX

If you want to find sports equipment the biggest sporting brands in Europe show case their goods at the G MEX centre every February. Ski and snowboard hardware.Jackets, trousers, base layers, socks,...
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Little local clubs and massive ones

Greater Manchester has the highest concentration per capita of football clubs of any urban area in the world: 8 amongst 2.6 million people. this compares with 12 in greater London amongst 7.2 million....
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Home of the champions

Old Trafford is where it's at. (The Premiership trophy that is) But don't hold out too much hope of getting a ticket. The museum is well worth a visit, but try to be discerning when shopping in the...
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Manchester Phoenix Ice Hockey Club!!!

If your a hockey fan, come on over and join us at the M.E.N arena!Lot's of action and the crowd is well into the game!There is also all sorts of fun games and ways to participate in the action!Well...
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Skate spots

These are some places where u can find young people skating and lotsa graffitis in some cases. - Umist has lots of decent places, and the University is worth checking out.- Manchester University...
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Top Hotels in Manchester

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50 Dearmans Place, Chapel Wharf, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M3 5LH, United Kingdom
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16 Peter St, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M60 2DS, United Kingdom
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2 Canal Street, Manchester, M1 3HE, United Kingdom
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"Free Trade Hall" Peter St, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 5GP, United Kingdom
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72 Dale Street, Manchester, M1 2HR
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Irlam Road, Sale, Manchester, M33 2BH, United Kingdom
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Top Things to Do in Manchester

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Christmas Market

From mid November until just before Christmas (14th November - 22nd December 2015), Manchester hosts its annual Christmas Market(s). Each year, it gains in popularity, and is now considered to be...
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Chinatown

Manchester's Chinatown district is very central near Piccadilly Gardens and a short walk from Albert Square. Walking through the area, the most striking feature is the delightfully ornate Imperial...
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Manchester Wheel - Variable

*Please note Manchester Wheel has been reinstated since 2013 and now sits in Piccadilly Gardens* On many Manchester trips I always keep seeing the wheel but never took the opportunity to ride on it....
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Manchester Town Hall

The Town Hall is Manchester's greatest monument. For many, it is a candidate for the Victorian Building par excellence: the whole age summed up in one: the extravagance, the energy, the self-belief...
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Museum of Science and Industry - MSI

This museum is a great place to spend a couple of hours. Built on the site of the world's first railway station (Liverpool Road), MOSI consists of 5 buildings to explore. The Air and Space Hall was...
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Old Trafford - Manchester United FC

A visit to Old Trafford would not be complete without taking a look at the statue of Sir Alex Ferguson Statue. Sir Alex Ferguson was the most successful manager in Manchester United’s history. The...
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