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Guided Tours


100 Years of Public Transport in Greater Manchester


Guided tour lasting around 1 hour:

Take a trip back in time with one of Britainís biggest collections of restored buses, coaches and trams.

Follow the progression of travel in Greater Manchester from a Victorian horse drawn bus to the prototype Metrolink tram.

See and sit in these fascinating vehicles that took Greater Manchester folk to work, shops and outings to the coast and countryside.



Free - once you have paid your admission to the Museum.


Joining Instructions

Tours will take place on the second Sunday of each month (and selected Wednesdays), starting at 2.30pm next to the horsebus at the front of the Upper Hall.


Tour Dates

Sunday 13th May 2012

Wednesday 30th May 2012

Wednesday 6th June 2012

Sunday 10th June 2012

Sunday 8th July 2012

Sunday 12th August 2012

Sunday 9th September 2012

Sunday 14th October 2012

Sunday 11th November 2012

Sunday 9th December 2012


Watch for further dates during school holidays!

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