Family things to do in Manchester

There are many family things to do in Manchester. Whatever your children enjoy – there are some great places to visit and explore across the city.

Jump on the Metrolink and head into the city for many free attractions. Take your pick from a number of super family-friendly museums, art galleries and libraries.

Interesting and hands-on, the Science and Industry Museum host excellent exhibitions -there’s plenty for all ages to do. The Manchester Museum, the National Football Museum, The Whitworth and Greater Manchester Police Museum are all great free days out too.

Z-arts and HOME offer a delightful programme of family screenings, workshops and performance throughout the year too. With a range of family-friendly sports sessions on offer at local leisure centres and regular workshops at Manchester’s libraries, there are many ways to have fun and spend quality time together.

© Joel Fildes

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