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Manchester on Location

  • The tiled floor in Manchester Town Hall

    The tiled floor in Manchester Town Hall
  • Media city ©Emma Beard

    Media city ©Emma Beard
  • Media City ©Emma Beard

    Media City ©Emma Beard
Manchester
2021 Prices On Request

Visit the media hub of the North West. Your knowledgeable guide will show you some of the areas where your favourite TV shows have been filmed. Enjoy some retail therapy at the nearby Lowry outlet centre. This is Manchester at its best!

Tales Tour: On Location

Greater Manchester has been home to some family favourite TV shows over the years. Some examples are Coronation Street, Life on Mars and Cold Feet. Your knowledgeable local guide will take you on a journey around Manchester and its surrounding area to visit some of the famous landmarks that crop up in some of these programmes. You will see the area that originally inspired the creator of Coronation Street, Tony Warren, and many of the places that have featured in the programme over the years. As you journey through the city your guide will point out any other areas of interest to you so keep your eyes peeled for familiar scenes!

Lunch at Cafe Rouge

Enjoy a delicious two-course lunch with coffee and tea in this delightful French Bistro.

Guided Tour of Salford Quays

Your guide will take you on a short walking tour of Salford Quays, pointing out Media City and other areas of interest. You will also have the chance to visit the Blue Peter garden, which is filmed at the newly built BBC facility. You might like to visit the Imperial War Museum, one of the area’s most outstanding buildings.

Salford Quays

After your tour, perhaps you might like to do a spot of shopping in the Outlet Mall? Or have a look at some of the art on display in the Lowry Theatre? There are also plenty of cafes where you can get a refreshing pot of tea or coffee.


Dates

2021 Dates On Request


10.30am

Meet your guide.

11.00am

Tales Tour: On Location

Your knowledgeable local guide will take you on a journey around Manchester and its surrounding area to visit some of the famous landmarks that crop up in some of these programmes.

1.00pm

Lunch at Cafe Rouge

Enjoy a delicious two-course lunch in this traditional French bistro.

2.30pm

Guided Tour of Salford Quays

Your guide will take you on a short walking tour of Salford Quays pointing out Media City and other areas of interest.

3.30pm

Salford Quays

After your tour, perhaps you might like to do a spot of shopping in the Outlet Mall or have a look at some of the art on display in the Lowry Theatre?


The 2020 price was £22.00 (for reference)

Prices are per person based on 35 paying persons. All menu choices need to be advised when paying full balance.

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