Jonathan Schofield Manchester Tours
Even if you’ve lived here all your life, you’ll likely learn something new on a Jonathan Schofield Manchester Tour. And if you’re visiting from further afield, they’re one of the best ways to discover the city’s stories, secrets and hidden gems.
Journalist, editor and writer Jonathan has an in-depth knowledge of Manchester history and culture. Through anecdotes and surprising facts, he’ll bring its past to life and give you a brilliant insight into the city as it is today.
The calendar of walking tours covers everything from the love story behind Heaton Hall to the industrial history of Ancoats. Look out for specialist tours on Marx and Engels, Manchester’s hidden rivers, and fascinating buildings such as the Kimpton Clock Tower and Mayfield Station.
The Saturday Walkabouts are particularly popular and make for a great group activity. Choose from the Manchester Music Tour, the Manchester Pub Tour and the Manchester Ghost Tour. There are also occasional tours of nearby towns such as Stockport and Knutsford.
Most tours are by foot and last between ninety minutes and two hours. Dogs are welcome on outdoor tours.