Coronation Street The Tour is a sightseeing tour that travels along one of the country’s most famous streets to get an in-depth look at the television industry. During the tour, you’ll have a guide take you along Coronation Street, Rosamund Street and Victoria Street to experience the television shows of yesteryear and discover little-known television industry secrets.

Each week, nearly 3,000 people visit the television sets and follow the footsteps of their favourite television characters on a 4-hour tour. Coronation Street The Tour is a must for any television and film buff or families with children looking for a unique experience during a holiday in Manchester.

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Highlights of Coronation Street The Tour

Coronation Street The Tour is an exclusive tour for fans of the 'Coronation Street' TV show. The experience travels to several locations where notable scenes were filmed, as well as spots that were significant for the author. You’ll see such places as St Thomas’ Church, a location that was used for many weddings and funerals.

You’ll also come across locations featured in the credits, such as Cropper’s Corner, where Tony Gordon attempted to drown Roy Cropper, and the steam railway that transported Ron and Hayley Cropper to their wedding. During the tour, you’ll also see the old set at Granada Studios and get behind-the-scenes stories.

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Good to know when visiting Coronation Street The Tour

When you book a Coronation Street The Tour experience, you can also book a studio tour at Salford Quays to see more of the wonders of television. Throughout the year, other tours are available like star tours, seasonal tours, unguided locations and new set add-ons.

Coronation Street The Tour is close to many other attractions in Manchester, such as the BBC Tours at MediaCity UK and IWM North, a renowned museum of war and conflict. You can also catch dinner and a show at The Lowry theatre and performing arts centre in the evening.

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Coronation Street The Tour in Manchester

Location: MediaCityUK, The Studios from Dock 10, Salford M50 2EQ, UK