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Castlefield Urban Heritage Park

September 1st, 2014 / / No Comments »

Castlefield Urban Heritage Park

Castlefield is the UK’s first Urban Heritage Park and the heart of Manchester’s industrial revolution.

Within, you’ll find an array of cobblestone roads, railway viaducts, red brick warehouses, tramlines & canals that reveals the industrial heritage of the north.

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Budget Manchester; Castlefields Urban Park

Located within Deansgate, just a short walk away from the Museum of Science & Industry, it is an ideal location to enjoy a tranquil traffic free stroll.

Where Castlefield excels is that it has managed to retain clear evidence of its industrial heritage, combined with much earlier roots as a Roman fort, whilst re-invented itself as a trendy social scene complete with a multitude of bars & restaurants.

Coronation Street fans will also recognise the location from popular story lines that have run throughout the years!

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Castlefield; Top Tips

1. Look out for the Castlefield Artisan Market that runs every Sunday with a good range of fine foods, craft & vintage items.

2. Meander around the cobblestone roads, canal side walkways & bridges for a look back in time.

3. Complete your urban heritage experience with a visit to the Museum of Science & Industry located close-by.

4. Stop off for a quick pint in the wealth of pubs & eateries available within the Castlefield area.

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By Liz Walsh

 

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