Manchester, Liverpool, and the Peak District

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  • 1. Beatles Story

    Museum/Gallery

    Entertaining scenes at this popular attraction in the Albert Dock complex re-create stages in the Beatles' story (and their later careers as...Read More

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  • 2. International Slavery Museum

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    In the same building as the Merseyside Maritime Museum, this museum's four dynamic galleries recount the history of transatlantic slavery and...Read More

  • 3. IWM North

    Museum/Gallery

    The thought-provoking exhibits in this striking, aluminum-clad building, which architect Daniel Libeskind described as representing three shards...Read More

  • 4. Manchester Museum

    University Quarter | Museum/Gallery

    Run by the University of Manchester and located in a superb Gothic Revival building with modern add-ons, this museum is currently undergoing...Read More

  • 5. Merseyside Maritime Museum

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    This wonderful museum captures the triumphs and tragedies of Liverpool's seafaring history over five floors. Besides exhibits of maritime paintings...Read More

  • 6. Museum of Science and Industry

    Castlefield | Museum/Gallery

    The venue's historic buildings, one of which is the world's oldest passenger rail station (1830), hold marvelous collections relating to the...Read More

  • 7. Tate Liverpool

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    This offshoot of the London-based art galleries of the same name occupies a handsome conversion of Albert Dock warehouses by the late James...Read More

  • 8. Walker Art Gallery

    City Centre | Museum/Gallery

    With a superb display of British art and some outstanding Italian and Flemish works, this is one of the best British art collections outside...Read More

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  • 9. Whitworth Art Gallery

    University Quarter | Museum/Gallery

    This University of Manchester–owned art museum is beautifully—and uniquely—integrated into the surrounding parkland through its art garden,...Read More

  • 10. Albert Dock

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    To understand the city's prosperous maritime past, head for these 7 acres of restored waterfront warehouses built in 1846. Named after Queen...Read More

  • 11. British Music Experience

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    Located in the former first-class lounge of the historic Cunard Building, this venue traces the story of British music through a colorful array...Read More

  • 12. Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

    Museum/Gallery

    The highlight of this venue is its "Wonders of the Peak" gallery with displays on Derbyshire's geology, archaeology, history, and art. It's...Read More

  • 13. Casbah Coffee Club

    West Derby | Museum/Gallery

    A coffee shop owned by original drummer Pete Best's mother, this is where The Beatles played some of their earliest gigs. Decorated by the band...Read More

  • 14. Chetham's Library

    City Centre | Educational Institution

    The oldest public library in the English-speaking world (founded in 1653), as well as the meeting place of Marx and Engels when the former visited...Read More

  • 15. Gladstone Pottery Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    The country's only remaining old-style Victorian pottery factory's traditional bottle kilns are surrounded by original workshops where you can...Read More

  • 16. Manchester Art Gallery

    City Centre | Museum/Gallery

    Behind an impressive classical portico, this splendid museum and its sparkling modern atrium houses an outstanding collection of paintings by...Read More

  • 17. Museum of Liverpool

    Waterfront | Museum/Gallery

    Clad in Jura stone and shaped like a ship, with a spectacular spiral staircase running from the atrium to each floor, this ambitious museum...Read More

  • 18. National Football Museum

    City Centre | Museum/Gallery

    This striking, glass-skinned triangle of a building includes a galaxy of footballing (soccer) memorabilia, from historic trophies, souvenirs...Read More

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  • 19. People's History Museum

    City Centre | Museum/Gallery

    Not everyone in 19th-century Manchester owned a cotton mill or made a fortune on the trading floor. This museum recounts powerfully the struggles...Read More

  • 20. Red House Stables and Carriage Museum

    Museum/Gallery

    This quaint museum contains a collection of historic carriages, including the last remaining London to Holyhead Royal Mail coach in Britain...Read More

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