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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
Let us tell you the story of Manchester....
Every Day // 11am // Alan Turing Memorial.
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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Next to the Alan Turing Memorial statue, in Sackville Gardens.
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).
The tour with Mike was everything: many exciting places, information, and fun. I loved the music he played. One of the best free walking tours I've done. Thank you! :-)
Si podéis romper la barrera de hacer el tour en inglés, Josh es de los mejores guías que he tenido. Te hace apreciar la ciudad y sentir que estás en un lugar con un en...
Great tour around the city, a lot of historic fact and fun moments. Highly recommended
Interesting and informative, giving a good insight into the history and the different areas of Manchester city centre.
If you have some spare time and want to learn more about Manchester, go for it !