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"Spring into 2022 with Victoria Baths"

Guided Tours

23 Mar 2022 12:00 -
26 Oct 2022 13:15

Adults: £8 (plus online booking fee) - FREE for Friends of VB and Under 16s

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL, THE BUILDING IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON WEDNESDAY 1ST JUNE 2022. NO VISITS OR GUIDED TOURS. 

GUIDED BUILDING TOURS take place EVERY WEDNESDAY from 23rd March to 26th October 2022

  • Visit the Manchester landmark that won BBC Two's first Restoration programme in 2003 and take a guided tour of its partly-restored swimming pools, Turkish Baths and Superintendent's Flat. 

  • Grade II* listed, the building is remarkably intact, with beautiful stained glass windows, amazing wall tiles and incredible mosaic flooring behind the imposing exterior. 

  • Victoria Baths served the community for 86 years with three swimming pools, Turkish Baths, a Laundry, Slipper Baths and an Aerotone. 

Join us for an entertaining and informative tour of the building conducted by one of our experienced volunteer guides.  

Doors open at 11am, the guided tour starts at 1pm and lasts approximately 1¼ hours. 

You can browse and buy souvenirs and gifts in our Gift Shop and our lovely Tea Room will be open, serving hot and cold drinks, cakes, drinks and biscuits. Please note we don't sell lunches or sandwiches but feel free to bring your own and buy a drink/cake from us. 

Please note, this is a working building and we may occasionally have areas closed off to visitors for events or filming. 

TIMINGS

  • 11:00   Doors open 

  • 13:00   Tour starts 

  • 14:15   Tour ends  

  • 15:00   Building and Tea Room close 

WEDNESDAY PRICES 

Guided Tour - £8 (Friends of Victoria Baths / Under 16s - FREE) 

General Entry to the building and Tea Room (no Tour) - Pay What You Feel / FREE (please make a donation when you visit if you can afford to - we have both cash and contactless donation points in the building). 

There is no need to book a ticket for General Entry on a Wednesday - just pop in between 11am - 3pm to enjoy the Cafe and explore the building!

BOOK NOW FOR GUIDED TOURS

Guided Tour tickets for all dates in 2022 are available for pre-booking now - see Links below. 

 

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