Best Places To Visit in Stockport

Expert recommended Top 3 Places To Visit in Stockport, UK. All of our places to visit face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!


61 Chestergate, Stockport SK1 1NE

Since 1939

War Displays, Shops, Self-Guided and Private Tours, Audio-Guided Tour, Collections, Exhibitions, Historical Places, Artifacts & Group Visits

'Stockport Air Raid Shelters' offers visitors an unparalleled insight into life in 1940's wartime Britain from the tunnels to the state-of-the-art audio guide, and the visitors can learn about the experiences of local people during the war. Their management provides the school pupils with a unique opportunity to access and be inspired by museum history. You can receive free admission for children under 16 with a paying adult and leisure key.

Price: Adult £5
Concessions (Ages 60+ & Students) £3.75

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Tue - Fri 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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Wellington Road South, Stockport SK3 0EU

Since 2000

Family Events and Workshops, Talks, School Trips, Holiday Crafts, Walks, Displays, Exhibitions, Educational Programs, Millinery Courses for Adults, Activities, Interactive Exhibits, Music Gigs, Hat and Industry Collections, Gift Shops, Guided Tour & Venue Hire

Hat Works Museum's visitors can step back in time and experience the world of hatting from its humble beginnings in the cottage industry to the mass production of the early 19th century when hat manufacturing was a thriving industry with over 100 hat factories and businesses in the area. This award-winning visitor attracting place gives two floors of interactive exhibits that take you on a trip through the history of Stockport's once thriving hatting industry. Hat Works Museum also affords free admission for accompanied children under 16.

Price: Guided Tours: Adults £4.75, Concessions: £3.50

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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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Chester Road, Woodford, Stockport SK7 IAG

Since 2015

360 Tour, Gallery, Heritage Centre, Classrooms, Exhibition Hall, Cafe, Shops, Models of Aircraft Designs, Reading Rooms, School Visits, Events, External Displays, Conference Facilities & Pre Booked Tours

Avro Heritage Museum' has been converted into a state of the art museum and handed over to the Avro Heritage Trust in May 2015. This museum has a fully equipped conference room on the ground floor with panoramic views of XM603, and the Museum grounds and the conference room will be available for private hire. All your assistance dogs inside the museum are always welcome, and there is free admission for the visitors.

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Price: Adult £8
Children 5-16 Years £4
Concessions (Over 60) £6
Family Tickets (2 Adult + 2 Children) £22
Group Visits £10

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Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Thu Closed

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