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Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour.

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Stop At: Manchester Piccadilly Station, Tower Block Piccadilly Station London Road Tower Block Piccadilly Station, Manchester M60 7RA England

Meet outside Northern Soul Grilled Cheese on Piccadilly approach and hear how the North of England played such a big role in the Northern Soul scene.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Empire Exchange, 1 Newton Street, Manchester M1 1HW England

Have a look at some of the amazing items on sale at this unique shop on Newton Street. I will explain why The Roadhouse Club played such an important role in Manchester's music scene.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Whiskey Jar, 14 Tariff Street, Manchester M1 2FF England

Hear the story of where The Stone Roses rehearsed and 808 State recorded on Tariff Street.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Oldham Street, Oldhamstreet 13B, Manchester England

Hear about some of the famous names in Manchester's music scene and what they did before they were famous. We visit Night and Day Cafe and talk about Dry Bar.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 5JZ England

See the iconic music venue and hear about how Manchester had the largest print industry in the world as we pass the old Express building.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Afflecks, 52 Church St.., Manchester M4 1PW England

Hear about some of the amazing characters on the murals at Afflecks Palace. From Emmeline Pankhurst and Alan Turing to Vimto and my connection with some of the other people on the mural.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Manchester Arndale, Market St, Manchester M4 1AZ England

See where the football league was founded and the first department store that was open to the public, in the world!

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: King Street, Manchester M34 6HE England

Hear about some of the things Liam Gallagher did at school and view the beautiful architecture on King Street.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: National Football Museum, Cathedral Gardens Urbis Building, Manchester M4 3BG England

You will hear some stories about the history of football in Manchester including some surprises and why Manchester is the true home of football!

Duration: 10 minutes
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Departure Point
Northern Soul Grilled Cheese, Piccadilly Station Approach, Manchester M1 2HY, UK
Departure Time
11:30 AM
Duration
2h
Return Details
National Football Museum, Urbis Building Cathedral Gardens, Todd St, Manchester M4 3BG, UK
Inclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Manchester Piccadilly Station
  • Entry/Admission - National Football Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved the walking tour from start to finish. Joe is entertaining, educational and engaging all in one which are nice traits to have as a guide. Happy with our choice on our short stay in Manchester.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank sarah b
jmefeeley, Owner at Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sarah, I'm glad you enjoyed the tour. Thanks for writing your review too.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful time with Joe. His knowledge of music and football in Manchester is second to none. He is flexible as far as what you want to see and will cater to your needs. Highly recommend this tour

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ChuckWoodward
jmefeeley, Owner at Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Chuck, Thanks for coming on the tour and writing a review. I'm glad you enjoyed it and I hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a fab day with Joe and the rest of the gang who came along. I was solo in Manchester but at the end felt like I had a new bunch of friends. Out all afternoon with Joe after the tour until late! Highly recommended...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Smithy19900
jmefeeley, Owner at Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Smithy. Thanks for coming on the tour and for writing your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your time !

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great inside info on a fantastic tour of manchester music n general history. Great fun! Recommended. Joe is a well of knowledge on football,music and Manchester.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank DavidD11835
jmefeeley, Owner at Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks David for coming on the tour and for writing your review. I'm glad we could enjoy the rugby at Old Trafford too!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks for a nice tour through Manchester and the citys music history. Lots of knowledge and many fun stories, told with great commitment. Can definitely be recommended! Will return for the shamelesswalk in 2020 😀

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 125Magne
jmefeeley, Owner at Manchester Rock and Goal Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Magne, I'm glad you enjoyed the tour and had a laugh along the way. Thanks for writing your review and I will have more Shameless stories to tell you next time!

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Hi, I think you need to make a booking first because Joe can be playing a gig or event anywhere in the country or sometimes abroad. You can contact him on whatsapp or making a booking directly on Viator.
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