In and around Manchester with your child.

      Looking for places to take your child during a school holiday or weekend? Have a browse through this page and get some ideas for exploring around Manchester. There are links to wesbite pages and information to help children keep busy and active where you live.



The Imperial War Museum:

Free admission to this wonderful place. 

IWM North
The Quays
Trafford Wharf Road
Manchester M17 1TZ

10am - 4:30pm every day

Museum of Science and Industry:

Free museum entry. Charges apply for certain activities.

  • Museum of Science and Industry
    Liverpool Road
    M3 4FP
  • Open 10am to 5pm every day
    except 24 to 26 December and 1 January.
  • Café is open 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday, and 9am to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday.


Manchester Museum:

Museum opening times:
Daily: 10am-5pm
24-26 Dec, 1 Jan: closed
Free entry






Contact us

Crosslee Primary School

Crosslee Road


Manchester, M9 6TG

0161 795 8493