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    Devoted to the development of science, technology, and industry, Science and Industry Museum has a number of permanent galleries spread over
    Tours from $15
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    The ball from the 1996 World Cup final, Maradona’s "Hand of God" shirt, and the game’s first handwritten rule book are just a few of the spec
    Tours from $15
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    Chatsworth House , Bakewell
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    At stately Chatsworth House, experience British royal life in the countryside. The historic 16th-century home of the Duke and Duchess of Devo
    Tours from $642
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    Manchester Art Gallery , Manchester
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    A publicly owned art gallery opened in 1824, Manchester Art Gallery fills three buildings with both domestic and international art. The colle
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    At National Railway Museum, learn about the history of trains and their effect on British society. This engaging museum, which won the Europe
    Tours from $51
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    Where to stay in Manchester

    Some of Manchester's finest hotels are located near the city center. Staying there will keep you close to all of the city's main attractions, as well as its main road and rail networks. Manchester's centrally located hotels boast modern rooms, good food, and friendly staff. From there you can easily explore Manchester's famous pubs, rooftop bars, and restaurants. For a more leisurely and quiet experience of the city, venture farther away from the central areas. There you can explore a world of relatively inexpensive boutique hotels and self-catering apartments, especially convenient for visitors using Manchester as a base for exploring northern England and North Wales. 
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