3 things to do in Greater Manchester this weekend (24 – 26 July 2015)

Here’s our guide to the best of what’s on in and around Manchester this weekend.

University of Manchester Heritage Tour

University of Manchester blog post

See first hand how Manchester helped to make the world we live in today. The tour moves around the campus to explore how ideas and discoveries at the University shaped the modern world. The tour takes place outside and lasts for one hour. Book your place now http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/university-of-manchester-heritage-tours-tickets-15262149500 

ExtraORDINARY

ExtraORDINARY blog post

This playful approach to contemporary art shows how an everyday object, such as the human body; can be used to initiate, create and facilitate creative expression. Take a trip to The Lowry to see this fascinating exhibition. For more information go to visitmanchester.com

Rugby Trophy Tour 

RWC trophy

Snap a selfie with the Web Ellis trophy this Saturday during the Rugby Trophy Tour at The National Football Museum. This free event starts from 11am until 4pm. For more information visit nationalfootballmuseum.com

Here’s what our Twitter followers recommend this weekend:

@Philcat4:#chadkirkfestival with @SMBC_Museums 🙂
‏@AnnabelLucy: Cheering on the Triathletes @SalfordTri!!
@CastlefieldGall: Little over a week 2 #RealPainting at @CastlefieldGall ft.10 international artists inc. #TurnerPrize nominated Angela de la Cruz

And here’s what our Facebook friends suggest this weekend:

Barbara Buono: There is also the Fusilier Museum in Bury!
Daniel Paul Livesey: Comic Con @ Manchester Central

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