This tour is FREE
Friday 29 October 2021, 2pm.
Meet: Emmeline Pankhurst statue, St Peter’s Square.
Booking: Please press here to book with Eventbrite.
What can we tell you? New to the city or just looking to be refreshed at parts you’ve reached before? This is the ideal walk, for this is Manchester; a taster, a teaser, a trip through town. It’s a best of everything, taking in the old and the new, the ancient and the artful.
Where do we go and what are we likely to see? Most of the following, depending on how quickly you walk!
The Peterloo Memorial
The Hidden Gem church.
The magnificently refurbished Central Library.
The magnificent towering Town Hall.
The Midland Hotel.
The site of the Peterloo Massacre.
The Free Trade Hall (pic, below), now a 5-star hotel.
The awesome John Rylands Library.
The Royal Exchange, for decades the parliament of the cotton lords.