What's happening with New Manchester Walks
Coming up….Masterpieces of Manchester Art, Architecture & Design, History of Manchester in 20 Objects, Old Dock/Salford Quays
Sat 31 Jan: Masterpieces of Manchester Art, Architecture & Design, History of Manchester in 20 Objects.
Sun 1 Feb: Manchester Town Hall.
Sat 7 Feb: Old Dock/Salford Quays.
Town Hall Tours: Tuesday 11am, Sunday 2.30pm (except Tue 27 Jan)
* The de-luxe and madly entertaining tour.
* No need to book, but please let us know you’re coming by e-mailing email@example.com
* Pay on the day.
* Meet at the Midland Hotel.
Cruise the Manchester Waterways With Us – Sun 22 Mar, Sat 18 Apr
Sun 22 Mar, Sat 18 Apr for 3-hour round trip with historic commentary and licensed bar. Please book with Quaytickets.
Join us on board to glide past the new Coronation Street studios, Media City, Manchester United, The Imperial War Museum North, the Lowry Centre, the old docks of what was Britain’s 4th biggest port, Mode Wheel Locks, Castlefield and Spinningfields…
Expert commentary provided.
**NEW** Detailed Tours of Central Library
We are very pleased to unveil our new, lovingly-honed, in-depth tours of the architectural and bibliographical gem that is the reopened Central Library.
The New Manchester Walks team has devised a wonderful tour, rich in history, architecture, design and drama.
We will explain how the building works, explain the fascinating symbolism inside, touch on the library’s previous homes (Charles Dickens opened the first such building in 1852), view the exquisite reading room, and open up areas you might not find yourself…
Coronation Street Tours
Now that the old Corrie set is staying open until 2016 we’re looking for tour operators and coach companies to complement a visit to the old Coronation Street set with a Corrie locations coach tour or walking tour with New Manchester Walks’s Corrie expert Ed Glinert (pictured left with Mary and Norris). What a great addition to any Manchester visit!
Book a private tour…a canal cruise on the Manchester waterways, a detailed look at the Ford Madox Brown Murals, a day trip to Liverpool or Bronte Country…
What better way to entertain your social club, historical society or corporate clients than with a private New Manchester Walks tour, talk, walk or canal cruise.
We have taken out the U3A, the National Trust, the WI, Probus, Fleet Street’s finest (an L. S. Lowry coach tour), Kemptville Travel of Ontario (Coronation street locations in Blackpool), the cast of the recent Angel Meadow play, Travel Solutions of Belfast…it’s a long list.
Clock Tower Tours…New Manchester Walks in Time with the City
Come with us up, up and away to the top of Manchester Town Hall…into the soaring clock tower on a journey into the very heart of time. We hope to be able to start climbing again soon. Booking will be with Quay Tickets.
The Free Trade Hall/Radisson – Best Tour, Best Posh Tea
It’s Manchester’s only 5-star hotel, built out of the city’s most important building – the Free Trade Hall. It’s a tour packed with the most mouth-watering history, followed by scrumptious tea