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Castlefield Urban Heritage Park

Beaufort Street, Manchester, England
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Roman rebuild

Interesting depiction of the origin of Manchester. Some reconstruction of the Roman buildings and... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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This is a great place to go for a walk especially if you live in the city centre. You can walk... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Beaufort Street, Manchester, England
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Interesting depiction of the origin of Manchester. Some reconstruction of the Roman buildings and good display panels explaining what was where and when

Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a great place to go for a walk especially if you live in the city centre. You can walk alongside a number of canals admiring the barges passing you by or those which are moored around. Quite a few great pubs and bars...More

Thank O_kocim
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We had a fantastic time walking along canal paths and over bridges for a couple of hours whilst in Manchester. The Castlefield area is very varied in architecture, style and age and is beautiful to behold. There is a lot of building and development work...More

Thank DBBristol
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It is a nice area for a walk, you can find a few pubs and terraces around there. Is full of boat-houses. We went in a rainy day, but I am completely sure in a sunny day is amazing. Is just next to the train...More

Thank Pilar G
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Castlefield is an area off the beaten track but is not far from the Science and Industry Museum and is well worth a visit particularly if it's a sunny day. The old warehouses around the Canal Basin have been renovated into offices and homes and...More

Thank Loucha2015
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Castlefield is a beautiful place, and if you have never been here before - you stumble across it. In the Summer, it gets very busy and there is plenty to do and see. You can board a water taxi, dine at the Wharf or nearby...More

Thank MancTeacher
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

After eating at The Wharf, we enjoyed a walk around the immediate area taking in the historic sites, canals and a couple more pubs. There are Information Boards at the important sites which were very informative and explained about the ruins and the buildings which...More

Thank OldBear
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Nice walk on a sunny day and you can always stop at the Warf for lunch on your way ,the bridge is secure even if you feel like it's swaying when the train pass 🤗

1  Thank Sonja l
Reviewed 15 February 2017

this area by the canal is so pretty to walk through or sit down around the available restaurants and bars all year round but specially in the summer

Thank Aya A
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We reached it by walking along one of the somewhat dilapidated canals from the centre. What a find! Some really good info boards put up by its society. Ignore all the "trendy" bars and concentrate on the layer upon layer of industrial architecture, exemplifying the...More

Thank GillyPNorthEastCoast
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hi, can you rent a barge anywhere?
14 September 2016|
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Response from Poucant | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can HIRE one (they ain't easy to "drive") but you can certainly ride in one - the4y hqave trips of various distances - Enjopy
Is there parking nearby please
11 June 2016|
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Response from BeuMartins | Reviewed this property |
Yes, theres is parking near by, but its paid until 8 p.m..
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