Price: £7 (adult)
Time: 2-3 hours
It detected Sputnik and discovered quasars... and one of the world's most important radio telescopes still rises 90ft out of the Cheshire countryside. Visit Jodrell Bank to find out more about how the Lovell telescope changed the way we see space.
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Welcome to the Atherton edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Atherton. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Atherton, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting brilliant and often offbeat attractions, events and activities specifically on and open today, which are ready to visit in Atherton for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other brilliant things to do, or change the day to start planning your week. Find out more....
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“Tomorrow, do thy worst, for I have lived today.”