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Music themed guided tours around Manchester that include walking, driving, scheduled, private bespoke, bus tours, general and band/genre specific tours, such as; The Smiths/Morrissey, Joy Division, The Hollies, Oasis, Factory Records, Happy Mondays...more
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28 Oldham Street, Manchester M1 1JN, England
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+44 7958 246917
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All reviews joy division oasis tour iron bridge salford lads club stone roses smiths morrissey smiths fan cemetery gates childhood home kings road humble beginnings great tour an absolute highly recommend this tour enjoyable tour craig fans
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the tour as a treat for my husband's birthday. We did the Smiths tour which did not disappoint. Rose was so knowledgeable and friendly. Seeing some of the famous sights was a real treat. The Salford Lads Club was a fantastic experience in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lauraa415
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on The Smiths Music Tour today. Rose was a fantastic and informative guide. We loved her knowledge of the Manchester music scene and her stories. We were particularly impressed by The Salford Lads Club. What an amazing place! Everyone was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Alredster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveled from the United States particularly to do the Smiths tour in Manchester and was not disappointed. I knew I would enjoy the sights but also getting the history of the Salford Lads club, of Strangeways prison, and of the Iron Bridge was extremely interesting....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the Smith's tour with 7 friends this past weekend. Really enjoyed it, and we all thought it was a great experience as Smith's fans. Thanks to Rose for her friendly and informative input as tour guide. Would definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

Did the Manchester Music Special this past weekend and it was AMAZING. Highly recommend it. Rose was a fantastic guide, and in 4 hours+ we saw so many iconic sites. It was a dream come true for me. Traveled from BC, Canada, for this and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alisa H
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Just been on the Joy Division music tour....a fantastic 4 hour journey taking in all things JD and Factory Records....Rose was a pleasure to listen to, with a great wealth of knowledge regarding all things Manchester and music...superb day....and co-host John Robb....top guy and proper...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 22, 2019

I bought this tour for my husband who is a huge Oasis fan... we live in Manchester but had never been and we were not disappointed. Rose who now runs the tour is delightful and everyone involved has lots of fun stories to tell from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

I had been super excited to check out one of these tours when my husband and I were in Manchester. I am a die-hard Oasis fan from the US, where no one seems to remember them. My husband is a huge fan of several Hacienda...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 26, 2019

I really enjoyed earning about a great period of music in this amazing city, definitely an "it" city as far as music goes, like Seattle or Athens, Georgia at different points. Our guide Rose has deep roots in the scene, and beyond the band Oasis...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank matt l
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

My sons who are avid Oasis fans wanted to do this tour ,we travelled from Ardboe County Tyrone in Ireland and booked the last tour of 2018.We were not disappointed the guide John was brilliant very knowledgable and funny making the tour throughly enjoyable.We were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Camila P | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry, but Craig passed away on Nov. 20. I can see on their Facebook page that his former partner is planning on resuming the tours in the near future, but until then I recommend you buy his book (available on... More
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November 12, 2016|
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Response from Sue C | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry, but Craig passed away on Nov. 20. I hope for your sake that someone picks up the role Craig took on.
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