Manchester | Sightseeing


As the UK’s second city, Manchester is throbbing with sights and attractions, from cutting-edge science and art to sporting venues, museums and tours galore. Whether you prefer meticulously planning your trip, or would rather stumble on your sights at random, we recommend roaming the city’s streets. It’s a great way to discover Manchester’s rich history, from Victorian gothic and the industrial revolution to the buzzing media centre.

Manchester museums and attractions video

Mike Fearnley from our Manchester Portland Street Premier Inn fills us in on the best things to see and do in Manchester including the National Football Museum, indoor rock climbing and indoor sky diving – perfect for when it rains!

Looking for a hotel in Manchester?

Whether you want to stay in the centre of Manchester, or in one of Manchester’s leafy suburbs, we have lots of hotels to choose from. We also have hotels next to Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly, and for football fans hotels next to Old Trafford, Etihad Stadium and Manchester Arena