Heaton Hall
Heaton park, Prestwich, M25 5SW Tel: 0161 773 1231 or 0161 236 5244 ext 123

Description:
Impressive 18c House and parkland. Ring for details of special Pompeian-style events and exhibitions.

Location:
on A665

Opening Times:
Telephone

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

 

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John Rylands University Library of Manchester
150 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3EH Tel: 0161 834 5343

Description:
A library of international renown, containing 5 million books, manuscripts, and archival items, many of great historical significance, dating back to the third millenium BC

Location:
City centre

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 10-5.30, Sat 10-1

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Lancashire Mining Museum
Buile Hill Park, Eccles Old Rd, Salford M6 8GL Tel: 0161 736 1832

Description:
2 reproduction coal mines and a gallery, plus reference library and archives for research purposes (by appointment only)

Location:
Salford

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 10-12.30 & 1.30-5, Sun 2-5. (closed Sat, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, 24-26 Dec & Jan 1)

Disabled Access:

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

 

 

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Manchester Museum
The University, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL Tel: 0161 275 2634

Description:
Explore 600 million years of life on Earth. attractions include the vivarium containing live reptiles and crocodilians, collections of fossils and dinosaur footprints, and 2000 year old mummies from Egypt!

Location:
South of the city centre on the B5117

Opening Times:
Open all year; Mon-Sat 10-5. Closed Good Friday, 25-26 Dec & Jan 1st. Ring for opening times between Xmas & New Year

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Free

 

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Manchester Museum of Transport
Boyle St, Cheetham, Manchester, M8 8UW Tel:0161 205 2122 & 0161 205 1082

Description:
A museum illustrating the history of the city's travel through the ages.

Location:
1.5m North of Victoria Station

Opening Times:
Open all year, Wed, Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays 10-5

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
£2 (accompanied children £1.25)

 

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Manchester United Museum & Tour Centre
Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 0RA Tel: 0161 877 4002

Description:
The museum of the world famous football team. Subject to avilability, there is a tour available of the museum then the stadium, player's lounge, dressing rooms and players' tunnel.

Location:
Off the A56, 2m from the city centre

Opening Times:
Open all year; Tue-Sun & most bank holiday Mondays. (closed Dec 25th)

Disabled Access:
Yes

Admission Prices:
Ground Tour, Museum & Trophey Room £5.50 (children & OAPs £3.50); Museum & Trophey Room only, £2.95 (ch & OAPs £1.95); Family Ticket £14 & £6.95

 

 

 

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