Free Manchester Walking Tour

Tour information

Free Manchester Walking Tours is a perfect introduction to the city. The walking tour features the landmarks of Manchester, where the city’s hidden gems are investigated. Covering Manchester’s fascinating history as well, your guide will go through a number of anecdotes and facts. Join a free walking tour and meet new people on the way!

This tour includes:

English-speaking guide — Landmarks — History — Coffee-break — Royal Exchange Theatre — Albert Square and Manchester Town Hall — Midland and Britannia Hotel — IRA Bomb — Vimto Monument — The Free Trade Hall — Sex Pistols 1976 gig — Factory Records and The Hacienda — The Suffragette Movement — Underground Secret Manchester — Manchester Art Gallery — National Football Museum — Manchester Cathedral — Peterloo Massacre — Warehouse Palaces — And many more!

Traveler Reviews

  • “The best tour in Manchester”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 28, 2016

    I think I can speak on behalf of all the book club ladies who joined Josh on his tour this morning. Josh was informative, enthusiastic (from the first word to the very last), insightful, and kept…

  • “Excellent host and fascinating tour”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 26, 2016

    I went on this tour with a group of friends visiting from Europe. I've lived in the city for a number of years now but most of the people visiting had not been before. Even as an adopted Mancunian I…

  • “Perfect introduction to the city”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 24, 2016

    What history lessons should be like ! Great fun. Informative.Josh really knows his city and much more than the stuff he shares on the tour — doubt you can catch him out on much.

On arrival

The meeting point for the tour is in Sackville Gardens by the Alan Turing Memorial. The tour will end in Exchange Square, by the Oyster Pub.

Things to note

Please note that the tours run on a tips-only basis. We believe everyone should be able to discover Manchester no matter what their budget. We simply ask that our visitors pay what the tour was worth to them, relative to their budget.

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From 11:00 to 14:00
Sackville Gardens by the Alan Turing Memorial
Манчестер Англия GB
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