Curious About... Manchester

Explore Manchester city centre with two self-guided heritage walks with a treasure hunt theme. Discover Manchester's "hidden treasures" whilst having a fun day out with family and friends!

Manchester is the only place in the world where you can obtain a degree in ‘Mummy Studies’ – the University of Manchester has facilities to enable the study of ancient Egyptian mummies. In 1904 Charles Rolls and Henry Royce were introduced at the Midland Hotel, and soon after the Rolls-Royce 10hp was born, at £395.

The Football League was formed during a rendezvous at the Royal Hotel in 1888. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels often met in Chetham’s library, which is the oldest public library in the English-speaking world.

At Curious About... Manchester you will find all of the below activities, facilities, and important information.

Activities at Curious About... Manchester include:

  • Self Guided City Walks and Treasure Hunts

We have also included their opening times and contact details. If you have any questions, you can contact the venue directly.


Activities available in this location

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Open Times

Open times may vary.


Starts at Manchester Cathedral
Victoria Street
Greater Manchester
M3 1SX

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