Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Manchester

Manchester is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Manchester one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Manchester is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Manchester or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Manchester. Explore the historical monuments of Manchester with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Manchester guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Manchester page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Manchester with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Manchester Townhall

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in Manchester
    Manchester Townhall

    Tags: Art And Culture, Historical Site, Tower, Architecture

    Address: Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester, Lancashire M60 2LA, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The “Townhall” of any city used to be the most important building in the city in old England. Manchester’s Townhall or the Manchester City Council, still remains to be a very importa...Read more

  2. Elizabeth Gaskell's House

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in Manchester
    Elizabeth Gaskell's House

    Tags: Heritage Building

    Address: 84 Plymouth Grove, Manchester M13 9LW, UK

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Elizabeth Gaskell's House, Manchester, formerly known as 84 Plymouth Grove is an important structure considering its history, as well as it architecture. The villa was built in the 1800s, and posed as...Read more

  3. Manchester Cathedral

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in Manchester
    Manchester Cathedral

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Historical Site

    Address: Victoria St, Manchester M3 1SX, United Kingdom

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This church built in the Gothic style is a very pretty sight to see in Manchester. One of the oldest buildings in the city, it is also a historic site. The stunning design of the rustic building is re...Read more

  4. Stockport Air Raid Shelters

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in Manchester
    Stockport Air Raid Shelters

    Tags: Art And Culture, Historical Site, Architecture , Tunnel

    Address: 61 Chestergate, Stockport SK1 1NE, United Kingdom

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    The Stockport Air Raid Shelters are a jolting walk back in time near Manchester. Located about 6 miles from the main Manchester area and in great Manchester, this place is an interesting, short excurs...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Manchester

  • Six Lakes in a Morning
    Six Lakes in a MorningNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    If youre short on time in the Lake District then this morning tour is a fantastic way to see a lot in not much time. Not only...

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  • Ullswater and Inspired Landscapes
    Ullswater and Inspired LandscapesNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    Travel through the tranquil lands and inspiring scenery of the remote Eastern Lakes on this one day tour. The tour focuses ar...

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  • Heart of the Lakes
    Heart of the LakesNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    If youre short on time in the Lake District then we have got the ideal afternoon scenic tour for you. The tour will focus on ...

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