Great music and more close to Manchester Oxford Road railway station
Originally opened in 1849 but then rebuilt in 1960, Manchester Oxford Road railway station is located at the centre of the city and is close to range of its best-known locations. Enjoy great live music at top-class venues including the likes of Bridgewater Hall and the O2 Ritz, or alternatively head to the Manchester Central Convention Complex for a range of great events.
Take a football-themed tour of the city
Football is of course a huge part of life in Manchester, with the city's two famous teams being among the biggest in the world. Learn more about their incredible history with tours of Manchester City's Etihad Stadium and Manchester United's renowned Old Trafford, before then heading to the National Football Museum to explore the city's long-standing relationship with the beautiful game.
Retail therapy at the Arndale Centre
You can discover history of a different kind at the Museum of Science and Industry, a family-friendly attraction which considers how innovations have transformed the world we live in. Alternatively, if you're simply seeking a little bit of retail therapy head to the Arndale Centre, which is home to more than 200 shops. Planning a trip to Manchester Oxford Road railway station? Travelodge Manchester Piccadilly Hotel is a 15-minute walk away, while Travelodge Manchester Ancoats Hotel is also a great accommodation option in the local area.