The Quays is Greater Manchester’s unique waterfront destination, an emerging and vibrant hub of culture, sport and shopping. MediaCityUK, home to BBC North, ITV, Coronation Street and a host of other innovative businesses, is a leading international destination for the creative and digital sector, based in the heart of the neighbourhood. With vibrant nightlife, fine dining, and even its own beach in the summer months, MediaCityUK is a whole new experience.

Catch a critically-acclaimed play at the Lowry or visit the Imperial War Museum North, offering fascinating exhibitions in an iconic building. Combine culture and sport with a museum and pitch tour of Old Trafford, Manchester United Football Club’s world famous home ground. For cricket fans, head to a different sporting ground also named Old Trafford, to watch a thrilling match from Lancashire County Cricket Club.

For concerts, exhibitions and conference space, the modern and versatile EventCity or the historic and unique setting of Victoria Warehouse are within easy reach. As well as cultural, gastronomic and sporting attractions, the area also offers fantastic high street and designer shopping at the intu Trafford Centre and Lowry Outlet Mall.  

With all the attractions of a city in one square mile, and only a tram ride from the centre of Manchester, Salford Quays offers something fresh, exciting and a little bit different – the perfect place for a weekend break.  

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