Manchester's most impressive building is the Grade I–listed town hall, completed in 1877 after a design by Alfred Waterhouse. Visitors...
Manchester Art Gallery
A superb collection of British art and a hefty number of European masters are on display at the city's top gallery. The older wing has...
Kadampa Meditation Centre
Guided meditation sessions and classes on modern Buddhism are open to all at this lovely space in the middle of town – just show up a...
The Manchester branch of this bolshie Scottish brewery ('we brew hardcore beer for punks' is their tagline) has all of the beers that...
The revamped restaurant of the Midland Hotel (where Rolls met Royce to make motoring history) is now home to Simon Rogan's exquisite...
St Peter's Sq · interesting places nearby
Central Library information
Britain's largest municipal library was built in 1934 to resemble the Roman Pantheon. A major refurbishment has seen the addition of a wonderful Children's Library themed on Frances Hodgson Burnet's Secret Garden and a Media Lounge where you can work in a variety of computer applications.