Top Attractions in Manchester
This is the oldest free library in England. It is located behind the Cathedral and is open from Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A great place for all bookworms and history enthusiasts.
The public museum is owned and managed by the University of Manchester. It houses over six million (6,000,000) items from all over the globe. The collections are showcased under the following categories: Eurasia and Africa, New World, Oceania and World Wide. With great parking for your hire car, you can spend more time searching through history and global artifacts.
The Town Hall
The municipal building is distinguished for its gothic revival-Victorian era architectural style. Its exterior and most especially its interior design complete with statues and murals are something that will amaze anyone.
Platt Fields Park
This is a lovely place to make time to visit, although dogs are not allowed. Offering Rose Gardens, Shakespearean Gardens, Children's Play Areas, Skateboard Area, Tennis Courts, Basketball Courts & Bowling Greens there isn't much else left to the imagination. Just pop a picnic into the boot of your hire car and spend some 'r and r' in this beautiful park.
The Imperial War Museum
The Imperial War Museum is a family of five museums: IWM London; IWM North in Trafford, Greater Manchester; IWM Duxford near Cambridge; the Churchill War Rooms in Whitehall, London; and the historic ship HMS Belfast, moored in the Pool of London on the River Thames.
This welcoming green space in Manchester city centre is situated at one end of Market Street on the edge of the Northern Quarter. Piccadilly runs eastwards from the end of Market Street to a point where London Road begins: to the south of this are the gardens and paved areas.