Gain a unique insight into what makes Manchester tick, from those who got to know the city having slept on its streets with Whitworth Locke. Guests can take advantage of any amazing tour around Manchester looking at it in a whole new way.
Insightful walking tours of Manchester, showcasing some of the city's historical landmarks and exploring the social projects that make the city what it is today. These experienced tour guides, all of whom have been affected by homelessness, simply live and breathe the city, and offer their own personal insight into the past, present and future.
Each stop on the tour intelligently weaves elements of his memories, the story of that specific venue, and how it is contextualised in Manchester’s history. He touches on music, the suffragettes, football, Peterloo, Little Ireland and art in Manchester. You will be amazed by the transformation of the city today as you glimpse into the past, perhaps even learning about some buildings that have vanished to make way for Manchester’s new skyline.
Every other Friday, 2pm - 3:30pm Tours begin at Whitworth Locke Free to guests at Whitworth Locke