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The John Rylands Library

Type:Libraries

The University of Manchester
150 Deansgate
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M3 3EH
xxx m to Manchester Airport
xxx m from City Centre
xxx m from Manchester Piccadilly Station
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Tel:0161 306 0555

Fax: +44 (0)161 834 5574

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The John Rylands Library

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The nearest NCP car parks are on Watson Street, New Quay Street and Blackfriars Street.

Public Transport Directions

The easiest way to reach the library from Piccadilly, Oxford Road and Victoria railway stations is via the free Metro-Shuttle buses.

The number 1 Metro-Shuttle runs from the forecourt of Piccadilly station every few minutes. Alight on John Dalton Street at stop WX, turn left onto Deansgate and you will see the library in front of you.

The number 2 Metro-Shuttle runs from Victoria station every ten minutes. Alight on Deansgate, opposite the library.

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Recent Reviews:

  • barrylewis
    sale cheshire uk
    Fascinating period library
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th June 2018
    Rylance Library is a glimpse into the past. Into a different world and a different way of life. This is a must visit when in Manchester to see that the heart of the Industrial Revolution had a... Read full review
  • Lara B
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Superb
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th June 2018
    Really a walk in thhe past...quite and relaxing place to visit. I went there with my son and tthe staff gave him a treasure hunt map so the visit was not only cultural but at the same time fun. The... Read full review
  • David J
    Finchampstead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very interesting library
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th June 2018
    Got chatting to a guy in a shop and asked for good places to visit and he said go to the library and very pleased he did. Great building, well laid out and very well presented story about how the... Read full review

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