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The Lowry

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The Lowry

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Pier 8 The Quays Pier 8, Salford M50 3AZ England
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MediaCityUKManchester Metrolink3 min
Harbour CityManchester Metrolink6 min
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Manchester Music Tour (with NEW self distancing)
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Manchester Music Tour (with NEW self distancing)

So, you arrive in Manchester and want to know all about our music history.<br>You have 3 choices available to you.<br>1. Go on a guided tour and see all those sights you read about before you came.<br>2. Walk around aimlessly hoping that the Gods of tourism will guide you.<br>3. Go to snikkit dot com and see what like minded locals want you to see about their home. <br>Snikkit dot com will show you everything about a place.<br>The main sites<br>The history<br>The people<br>But also the small stories, the best pubs and bars, where the locals eat and much much more.<br><br>This is your tour at your own pace and at your convenience. We have done all the homework for you and found and researched all the stories and facts you need for an enlightening self guided tour of Manchester's music and arts.<br>Once logged in you are the boss, you decide what you want to see and when you want to see it.
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Amy C wrote a review Oct 2020
London, United Kingdom270 contributions221 helpful votes
Seriously a brilliant place to visit for ex north's oop North visit and has a cinema art gallery and Chinese restaurant
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Douglas I wrote a review Sep 2020
New Mills, United Kingdom12 contributions4 helpful votes
Booked to see Simon Evans, cancelled due to Covid/Lowry not running, just had a refund but they are keeping my booking £10 fee, wouldn't go to ever again on principle
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Date of experience: September 2020
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365Tourist wrote a review Aug 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom67 contributions12 helpful votes
Had fun if a little wet and windy at the theatre today. Hansel and Gretel beautifully performed and sung. The Sandman, witch and mother were both delightfully played by professional artists. Enjoyed the whole outdoor experience and it was fabulous to go to live theatre after such a long break .
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Claire P wrote a review Apr 2020
Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom56 contributions9 helpful votes
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Beautiful venue. Great staff. Modern and interesting place. Food and drink great. Lovely views from compass room. Great place for wedding. Would definitely recommend
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Tim W wrote a review Mar 2020
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom89 contributions36 helpful votes
We had to be in Salford in the morning so drove up the previous day to avoid the morning traffic and stayed nearby ovenight. What to do on arrival a very wet afternoon? We dropped into the Lowry and were greeted at reception with a lovely welcome from a helpful receptionist, who gave us information of where to get a drink and a sandwich (perfectly acceptable and not over-priced) then where to go to see what the Lowry exhibition was like. It was fab-U-lous! In a quiet and almost deserted gallery, it was a treat to watch video footage of the great man at work, to see a good collection of his paintings and learn more about his rather tragic life.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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