Places, Landmarks & Evenings in Manchester

Magpie Cottages are ideally situated in Marple, Stockport – only a short journey away from Manchester. If you are planning on travelling to the city whilst staying at Magpie Cottages, here are some worthwhile places and landmarks to visit which includes various museums, a football stadium and recommended Inn & restaurant.

Museums in Manchester

There are numerous museums in Manchester to visit, including The Manchester Museum, transport museum, People’s History Museum and the Museum of Science and Industry.

Manchester Art Gallery

Set in a Gothic Revival building on Mosley Street, this gallery displays work from all over the world and is home to international exhibitions. It’s free entry makes it worth visiting!


For football fans you can book tours around Old Trafford Stadium as well as the Manchester City stadium.

Please find links below to review the places we recommend seeing whilst on your stay with us:

visiting ManchesterNights Out in Manchester

Manchester is a vibrant city with lots to do in the evening. Whether you’re fine dining, dancing the night away or taking in some live music there’s options to suit everyone’s tastes!

For nights out in Manchester, we recommend a visit to the theatre with many different shows and events on.

So whether its dancing the night away at one of Manchester’s liveliest bars or attending a theatre show at The Lowry, you’re sure to enjoy your visit.

Manchester’s top nightlife spots are just waiting for you to come and discover them!

As well as the above places to visit and landmarks in Manchester, we have also highlighted some places to visit locally as well as some of the attractions nearby. If you would like to more information about your stay at Magpie Cottages and the local area, please call us on 07718 341193 or email any enquiries to