Your culture attendant: things to do in Manchester


Price: Free
Time: 1-4 hours
Walk through history along one of Manchester's most historic canals - the Rochdale Canal - and hear guide John Robb and local residents as they explore the history of the area in a free audio tour. Take a smartphone, start at the west end of the canal (south of Liverpool Road) and listen along with the audio at
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ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore near you. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got today in Manchester covered.


Welcome to the Manchester edition of ATTDT: your independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Manchester. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Manchester, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in finding awesome and often offbeat events, attractions and activities specifically on and open today, which are ready to discover in Manchester for anyone who wants an amazing day. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other interesting things to do, or change the day to start planning your week: here are amazing things to do on Tuesday. Find out more....

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