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1. Manchester Museum

4536 reviews
Manchester Museum
Location
5
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
5
Possibility of Parking
5
Wifi
5

Address: University of, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 275 2648

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Review: "A good free museum to visit if you're a Manchester resident."

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2. National Football Museum

4402 reviews
National Football Museum
Location
5
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
5
Possibility of Parking
5
Wifi
5

Address: Urbis Building Cathedral Gardens, Todd St, Manchester M4 3BG, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 605 8200

Guy: National museum


Review: "Great free museum well worth a visit very informative with a good collection"

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3. Science and Industry Museum


13100 reviews
Science and Industry Museum
Location
5
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
5
Possibility of Parking
5
Wifi
5

Address: Liverpool Rd, Manchester, M3 4FP, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Mon

Telephone: +44 330 058 0058

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Review: "The best free museum in Manchester."

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4. IWM North

4579 reviews
IWM North
Location
5
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
5
Possibility of Parking
5
Wifi
5

Address: Trafford Wharf Rd, Trafford Park, Stretford, Manchester M17 1TZ, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Mon

Telephone: +44 161 836 4000

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Review: Their website mentions free museum and great museum

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5. People's History Museum


1980 reviews
People's History Museum
Location
4.8
Price / Quality
4.1
Variety Functions
4.9
Possibility of Parking
4.6
Wifi
4.9

Address: Left Bank, Manchester, M3 3ER, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closed ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 838 9190

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Review: "A great free museum that documents the history of working people ..."

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6. Greater Manchester Police Museum & Archives

407 reviews
Greater Manchester Police Museum & Archives
Location
4.9
Price / Quality
4.1
Variety Functions
4.6
Possibility of Parking
4.5
Wifi
4.1

Address: 57A Newton St, Manchester, M1 1ET, United Kingdom

Schedule: Temporarily closed

Telephone: +44 161 856 4500

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Review: "Excellent FREE museum full of Police history and great people to chat to."

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7. Salford Museum and Art Gallery


633 reviews
Salford Museum and Art Gallery
Location
4.3
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
4.9
Possibility of Parking
4.2
Wifi
4

Address: Crescent, Salford, M5 4WU, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closed ⋅ Opens 11:30AM Tue

Telephone: +44 161 778 0800

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8. The Whitworth

1588 reviews
The Whitworth
Location
4.1
Price / Quality
4.3
Variety Functions
4.4
Possibility of Parking
4.8
Wifi
4.6

Address: Oxford Rd, Manchester, M15 6ER, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 275 7450

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Review: "Good Museum and free entry"

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9. Clayton Hall


75 reviews
Clayton Hall
Location
4
Price / Quality
4.4
Variety Functions
4.3
Possibility of Parking
4.3
Wifi
4.5

Address: Clayton Park, Ashton New Rd, Clayton, Manchester M11 4RU, United Kingdom

Schedule: Temporarily closed

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Review: "great staff nice tea room great museum"

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10. Stockport Museum

98 reviews
Stockport Museum
Location
4.4
Price / Quality
4.9
Variety Functions
4.7
Possibility of Parking
4.4
Wifi
4.6

Address: 30 Market Pl, Stockport, SK1 1ES, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Tue

Telephone: +44 161 474 4444

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Review: "Really interesting free museum"

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11. Portland Basin Museum


905 reviews
Portland Basin Museum
Location
4.4
Price / Quality
4.3
Variety Functions
4.2
Possibility of Parking
4.8
Wifi
4.9

Address: Portland Pl, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL7 0QA, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 161 342 5480

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Review: "Nice little free museum similar to People's History or York."

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12. Manchester United Museum & Stadium Tour

1975 reviews
Manchester United Museum & Stadium Tour
Location
4.5
Price / Quality
4.7
Variety Functions
4.5
Possibility of Parking
4.8
Wifi
4.6

Address: Sir Matt Busby Way, Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester M16 0RA, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closed ⋅ Opens 9AM Mon

Telephone: +44 161 676 7770

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Review: "Good museum and good tour"

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13. Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester


648 reviews
Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
Location
4.7
Price / Quality
4.6
Variety Functions
4.3
Possibility of Parking
4.7
Wifi
4

Address: Boyle St, Cheetham Hill, Manchester M8 8UW, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 4:30PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 205 2122

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14. Science and Industry Museum Air and Space Hall

178 reviews
Science and Industry Museum Air and Space Hall
Location
4
Price / Quality
5
Variety Functions
4.3
Possibility of Parking
4
Wifi
4.4

Address: Liverpool Rd, Manchester, M3 4FP, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Mon

Telephone: +44 161 832 2244

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Review: "Worth a visit, but not close to the best museums I have been to."

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15. Ordsall Hall


650 reviews
Ordsall Hall
Location
4.9
Price / Quality
4.9
Variety Functions
4
Possibility of Parking
4.2
Wifi
4.4

Address: 322 Ordsall Ln, Salford, M5 3AN, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closed ⋅ Opens 10AM Mon

Telephone: +44 161 872 0251

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16. Museum Of The Manchester Regiment

11 reviews
Museum Of The Manchester Regiment
Location
4.7
Price / Quality
4.3
Variety Functions
4.6
Possibility of Parking
4.7
Wifi
4.5

Address: Wellington Rd, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL6 6DL, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 161 342 3078

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17. Manchester Art Gallery


6070 reviews
Manchester Art Gallery
Location
4.6
Price / Quality
4.9
Variety Functions
4.4
Possibility of Parking
4.9
Wifi
4

Address: Mosley St, Manchester, M2 3JL, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 10AM Wed

Telephone: +44 161 235 8888

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Review: "Great free museum with a Banksy and dog paintings"

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18. The Pankhurst Centre

118 reviews
The Pankhurst Centre
Location
4.3
Price / Quality
4.5
Variety Functions
4.5
Possibility of Parking
4.4
Wifi
4.3

Address: 60-62 Nelson St, Manchester, M13 9WP, United Kingdom

Schedule: Open ⋅ Closes 4AM

Telephone: +44 161 273 5673

Guy: Heritage museum


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19. John Rylands Library Research Institute and Library


605 reviews
John Rylands Library Research Institute and Library
Location
4.4
Price / Quality
4.2
Variety Functions
4.1
Possibility of Parking
4.6
Wifi
4.2

Address: 150 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3EH, United Kingdom

Schedule: Closed ⋅ Opens 10AM Thu

Telephone: +44 161 306 0555

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20. Stockport Air Raid Shelters

400 reviews
Stockport Air Raid Shelters
Location
4.4
Price / Quality
4.6
Variety Functions
4.8
Possibility of Parking
4.9
Wifi
4.7

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

Schedule: Closes soon ⋅ 5PM ⋅ Opens 1PM Tue

Telephone: +44 161 474 1940

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Review: "Great museum, thoroughly recommend it."

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