Crewe is known as the first great railway town in the UK. Still a busy industrial centre, Crewe has an eclectic mix of modern and historic buildings, and is home to the Cheshire campus of Manchester Metroplitan University.
Hotels in Crewe
What to do in Crewe
Go train spotting
Discover the history of Crewe and the heritage of its railway industry at the Crewe Heritage Centre. Get involved in the interactive exhibits, ride on the miniature railway, and take control of the model railways.
Stroll in Queens Park
Escape into the calm of Queens Park. Feed the ducks at the lake, stop for a coffee at the café or just walk around and enjoy the green space.
See a show at the Lyceum Theatre
Locals love their Edwardian theatre, which hosts a variety of performers and acts. Expect comedy, kids’ shows, dance acts and plays.