The 12 best Instagram spots in Manchester

England's third largest city is home to landmark buildings with imposing architecture, unique restaurants and cafes, and numerous other spectacular photo opportunities.

We have summarized the 12 most popular Instagram spots in the city for you below:

1. John Rylands Library

Enriqueta Augustina Rylands founded the John Rylands Library, which is one of the hottest Instagram motifs of the English metropolis. The building is an example of the Victorian Gothic architectural style. The library opened to readers in 1900.

2. Albert's Schloss

Albert’s Schloss in the city center is one of the most popular places and one of the most popular Instagram pictures. You can order typical English dishes as well as international dishes and drinks on the spot. It is known by many Instagrammers because of its outdoor decoration.

Tip: Since the restaurant experiences a great popularity, it is recommended to reserve a table in advance.

3. Manchester University

The University of Manchester is one of the most renowned universities in the country and is also known as an Instagram spot due to its building design. The university has 40,000 students and was named “University of the Year” in 2006.

4. Barton Arcade

Due to its spectacular architecture, the Barton Arcade shopping mall is one of the most popular Instagram motifs of the big city in the northwest of the country. Since 1972, the famous shopping arcade has been listed as a historic monument. The shopping arcade, which has been around since 1871, connects St Peter’s Square with Deansgate.

5. The Old Wellington

A place that is also famous among Instagrammers is The Old Wellington pub. The typical English pub has a significant history. The exterior facade of the pub is considered unique.

6. Townhouse Hotel

Manchester’s city center is home to the city’s closest Instagram spot, the Townhouse Hotel. The 4-star hotel dates back to the 19th century and provides a unique view over the city.

7. Northern Flower

One of the most famous flower stores in the city is also one of the most spectacular and popular Instagram spots in Manchester. The exterior facade as well as the large selection of flowers make the store unique.

9. St Peter's Square

You shouldn’t have left Manchester without first taking an Instagram picture at St Peter’s Square, a popular Instagram spot in Manchester city center. The square is surrounded by numerous buildings worth seeing.

10. 202 Kitchen

202 Kitchen is considered to be one of the most “Instagrammable” bars in the big city in the northwest of England. The modern design of the place makes it very popular.

11. Evelyn's Cafe & Bar

Evelyn’s Cafe & Bar is a must on your photo tour of Manchester. You can stop by for brunch, lunch and dinner.

Tip: Since the seats in the café are limited, it is recommended to reserve a seat in advance.

12. Salford Lads Club

Another highlight and popular Instagram motif in the third largest English city is the Salford Lads Club leisure club. The club, which has been around since 1903, is characterized by its special design as well as the numerous leisure facilities. The red bricks on the outer facade complete the attraction.

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