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Ordsall Hall

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Near my old home

I lived very close to the Old Ordsall Hall had may a good time walking round it with my cousin's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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a fantastic building and great day out

this venue must rank in the top 20 buildings in the UK, great gardens also, the house is steeped in... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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322 Ordsall Lane | Ordsall, Salford M5 3AN, England
+44 161 872 0251
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I lived very close to the Old Ordsall Hall had may a good time walking round it with my cousin's and friends

Date of experience: February 2018
Reviewed 16 December 2018

this venue must rank in the top 20 buildings in the UK, great gardens also, the house is steeped in history and the staff have great knowledge and are very willing to assist

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 15 December 2018

If you are in the area, and love old buildings and history,then this is a must. now located in the middle of a housing estate, dating from hundreds of years ago, it was nearly torn down a few years ago, but saved. Free to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This old Tudor Hall is near to Salford Quays and is free entry It is a brilliant visit to this refurbished Tudor house On a summers day the garden is worth a visit and take a picnic too

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Ordshall Hall is an interesting stately home that has gone through many owners and restorations. On the second floor, there is a short video that explains the history of the hall, which is very interesting. The gardens are charming. Admission is free to the public....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Just love it I take everyone I can it always surprises me that so many people who live in Salford haven't visited Go and see for yourselves loads of things to see and do.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This was the perfect place for our daughters wedding. The whole ceremony was fantastic due to the great organisation from the staff, the lovely hall, canapes, music, the lot. A truly memorable afternoon!

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Rainy Thursday afternoon in Manchester, my Coudin Chris, Auntie Pat Anne, and I ventured out to take a step back in time.. we visited the Ordsall Hall... beautiful home in Salford over 900 years old.. built in three parts over different time frames... truly amazing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I've been here several times, with my students, my children and family and each time I learn something new, never a dull moment. The entrance is free, however, they ask for a donation at the door, which is very reasonable. The car park fee is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 31 August 2018

A really beautiful example of Tudor architecture - this free attraction is well worth the visit. There are plenty of things around for kids to play with - old armour, helmets and dressing up clothes and fake food on the table in the Great Hall....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jenny D
19 August 2018
Response from ordsallhallevents
Hi the Open Air Theatre is on the lawn on the grounds of the hall if it is a sunny day or if wet we move the production into the Great Hall. We recommend bringing chairs and rugs for the show.
26 October 2017
Response from Bigmamma54 | Reviewed this property
This beautiful building is a wonderful testament to the hard work of the people who saved and restored it.
18 May 2017
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Response from kimhutson | Property representative
Hi There, Yes, Exchange Quay is the closest Metrolink stop, with trams every ten minutes or so on the Eccles or MediaCityUK lines from the city centre. The buses are less frequent and stop further away, so we would... More