Things to do in Manchester

A stunning Gothic-style building housing a vast collection of books, manuscripts, and maps.

Visit the John Rylands Library

A trendy neighborhood full of independent shops, cafes, and bars.

Take a walk through the Northern Quarter

A fascinating look at the history of science, technology, and industry.

Explore the Museum of Science and Industry

One of the world's busiest indoor arenas, hosting concerts, sporting events, and more.

See a show at the Manchester Arena

Take a behind-the-scenes look at Old Trafford, home of Manchester United, or the Etihad Stadium, home of Manchester City.

Go on a stadium tour

A Roman fort with stunning views of the city.

Have a picnic in Castlefield

A great way to see the city from a different perspective.

Take a boat trip on the Manchester Ship Canal