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Pictures of Urbis

a Museum in the town of Manchester, in the county of Greater Manchester

About Urbis

Urbis is Manchester’s Centre for Urban Culture and explores Urban culture in the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about the city.

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The Eye, Manchester

Manchester (227 Pictures)

a Historic City in the county of Greater Manchester

(0.5 miles, 0.8 km)

A thriving truly cosmopolitan city with a great mixture of new and old. The capital of the north..

River Irwell, Salford

Salford (47 Pictures)

in the county of Greater Manchester

(2.3 miles, 3.7 km, direction W)

The City of Salford lies at the heart of the Metropolis known as Greater Manchester in an area where cotton was once king and its mill workers were portrayed for posterity by acclaimed 20th-century artist L.S.Lowry...

This is St Stephens Church, which is in Audenshaw.

Audenshaw (2 Pictures)

in the county of Greater Manchester

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction E)

Audenshaw is a suburb of Greater Manchester. It is probably best known for its reservoirs and the busy waters of the Ashton canal, beside which visitors can see clusters of delightful canal-side properties...

The Packet House Worsley

Worsley (8 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Greater Manchester

(6.3 miles, 10.2 km, direction W)

Just 20 minutes car journey away from the center of Manchester is the historic town of Worsley, which is best known for its scenic walks along the historic Bridgewater canal......

Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire

Altrincham (16 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Greater Manchester

(8.0 miles, 12.8 km, direction SW)

First developed as a quiet hamlet on the edge of the sweeping Cheshire Plain, where life went quietly on...

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A picture of Chethams Library

Chethams Library (2 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.1 km)

Chetham's Library was founded in 1653 and is the oldest public library in the English-speaking world...

Manchester Cathedral

Manchester Cathedral (11 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.2 km)

Manchester's fine 15th-century church of St.Mary was raised to cathedral status in 1848. It is a magnificent example of.....

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Royal Exchange Theatre (1 Pictures)

(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

Manchester's leading producing theatre company, based in the historic splendour of the Victorian cotton exchange building...

Manchester Cities Art Galleries

Manchester Art Gallery (1 Pictures)

(0.5 miles, 0.8 km)

Manchester Art Gallery houses one of the UK's finest art collections in spectacular surroundings. The Gallery has recently.....

Manchester Opera House

Opera House (1 Pictures)

(0.6 miles, 1.0 km)

Concert Venue...


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