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Free Manchester Walking Tours

Duration: 3h
Languages: English
Registered on March 05, 2020

My name's Josh. I'm a playwright, a History MA graduate - but most importantly, a proud Mancunian! I set up the original free tours of Manchester. We are now a small team of Mancunian guides who are incredibly proud of the experience we've crafted over the last 7 years, sharing Manchester's story with the world. @FreeTours_MCR

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Let us tell you the story of Manchester....

Every Day // 11am // Alan Turing Memorial.


Look for the guide with the blue / yellow FREE MANCHESTER WALKING TOURS compass logo.

Join the city's original free walking tour to discover Manchester’s top-attractions - as well as hidden gems only known by our native English-speaking Mancunian guides. 

This is an entertaining and informative adventure that includes something for everyone - whether you’re a new visitor, or familiar with the city.

Plus the tour offers fantastic photo opportunities, the chance to meet new people, and all our guests are offered our unique list of insider recommendations

Join us to discover Manchester the way people have for hundreds of years: on foot, and for free.


Expect to hear about: Political trailblazers, Architectural wonders, Street art and Urban legends, Historical stories, Rave culture, Football giants, Industrial innovation, Musical heroes, and much more...

Expect to visit: Manchester Town Hall, National Football Museum,  Royal Exchange Theatre, China Town,  University of Manchester, Gay Village,  Manchester Cathedral, Rochdale Canal, Palace Hotel, Manchester Central Library, John Ryland's Library...


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  • Meeting point:
    Free Manchester Walking Tours, Alan T...
    Free Manchester Walking Tours, Alan Turing Memorial, Sackville Gardens, Manchester M1 3HB, UK
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    Next to the Alan Turing Memorial statue, in Sackville Gardens.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

135 ratings
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4.89
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4.88
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4.94
Quality
4.82
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Magali 04 Dec 2022
Barcelona
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Travelled alone - Nov 2022
Jack has wonderful energy and knoledge of the history of the city, so i definitely recommend it!
Isabel 02 Dec 2022
Madrid
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Travelled alone - Dec 2022
One of the best tours I've ever been to. Cris was an excepcional speaker, he was captivating. He made me fall in love with Manchester, next time I'll stop by for more time for sure. Thank you so much for an amazing morning! Isabel
Andr... 02 Dec 2022
Vienna
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Chris hat uns 3 sehr kurzweilige Stunden bereitet, viele spannende Geschichten erzählt und uns zu interessanten Orten geführt. Jetzt verstehen wir Manchester und die Mancunians besser. Vielen Dank ! 👍😃
Felipe 28 Nov 2022
Paris
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Travelled alone - Nov 2022
Great tour! be ready to learn a lot!
Eduardo 27 Nov 2022
Dublin
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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Amazing tour!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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