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The Walkfo guide to things to do & explore in Fallowfield

Visit Fallowfield PlacesVisit Fallowfield places using Walkfo for free guided tours of the best Fallowfield places to visit. A unique way to experience Fallowfield’s places, Walkfo allows you to explore Fallowfield as you would a museum or art gallery with audio guides.

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Fallowfield is a suburb of Manchester, England, with a population at the 2011 census of 15,211. It lies 3 miles (5 km) south of Manchester city centre and is bisected by Wilmslow Road and north–south by Wilbraham Road. The University of Manchester’s main accommodation complex occupies a large area in the north. When you visit Fallowfield, Walkfo brings Fallowfield places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Fallowfield Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Fallowfield

Visit Fallowfield – Walkfo’s stats for the places to visit

With 216 audio plaques & Fallowfield places for you to explore in the Fallowfield area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Fallowfield places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Fallowfield history

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Fallowfield was an ill-defined area north of Withington until the mid-19th century. The first mention of the area is in a deed of 1317 (as “Fallafeld”) during the 14th century at least part of the land was held by Jordan de Fallafeld. Withington formed a sub-manor within the large Manor of Manchester. The Platt Estate in the north was first owned by the Platts and later by the Worsleys.

Fallowfield geography / climate

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Chancellors Hotel & Conference Centre is used by the University of Manchester. Ladybarn is part of Fallowfield to the south-east.

Why visit Fallowfield with Walkfo Travel Guide App?

Visit Fallowfield PlacesYou can visit Fallowfield places with Walkfo Fallowfield to hear history at Fallowfield’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Fallowfield has 216 places to visit in our interactive Fallowfield map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Fallowfield, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Fallowfield places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Fallowfield & the surrounding areas.

“Curated content for millions of locations across the UK, with 216 audio facts unique to Fallowfield places in an interactive Fallowfield map you can explore.”

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Walkfo Fallowfield tourism map key: places to see & visit like National Trust sites, Blue Plaques, English Heritage locations & top tourist destinations in Fallowfield


Best Fallowfield places to visit

Fallowfield has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Fallowfield’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Fallowfield’s information audio spots:

Fallowfield photo Hough End Hall
Hough End Hall is a historic house now in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, (originally in Withington), Manchester . It was built in 1596 during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I by Sir Nicholas Mosley . The Mosleys were an influential Mancunian family from the 16th century onwards .
Fallowfield photo Southern Cemetery, Manchester
Southern Cemetery is a large municipal cemetery in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, England . It opened in 1879 and is owned and administered by Manchester City Council . It is the second largest cemetery in Europe and the largest in the UK .
Fallowfield photo Longsight Electric TMD
Longsight Electric TMD is an AC electric railway locomotive traction maintenance depot situated in Longsight, Manchester, England . The depot code is LG (9A 1950 – 1973). It is one of the largest train depots in the United Kingdom and can hold 179 carriages at one time .
Fallowfield photo Victoria Baths
Victoria Baths opened to the public in 1906 and cost £59,144 to build . Manchester City Council closed the baths in 1993 and the building was left empty . A multimillion-pound restoration project began in 2007 and is on English Heritage’s Heritage at Risk Register .
Fallowfield photo Edgar Wood Centre
Edgar Wood Centre was designed by Edgar Wood in 1903 . Nikolaus Pevsner considered it “the only religious building in Lancashire that would be indispensable in a survey of twentieth century church design in all England” Grade I listed building is on Heritage at Risk Register .
Fallowfield photo Victoria Park, Manchester
Victoria Park is a suburban area of Manchester, England . Victoria Park lies approximately two miles south of Manchester city centre . It is located between Rusholme and Longsight .
Fallowfield photo Dalton-Ellis Hall
Dalton-Ellis Hall is a hall of residence complex at the University of Manchester . It is situated in the south of the city on Conyngham Road in Victoria Park, next to St Chrysostom’s Church . It has 279 male and female residents in catered accommodation .
Fallowfield photo Ardwick
Ardwick is a district of Manchester in North West England, one mile south east of the city centre . The population of the Ardwick Ward at the 2011 census was 19,250 . Historically in Lancashire, by the mid-nineteenth century Ardwick had grown from being a village into a wealthy suburb of Manchester . By the end of that century it had become heavily industrialised .
Fallowfield photo O2 Apollo Manchester
The O2 Apollo Manchester is a concert venue in Ardwick Green, Manchester . It is a Grade II listed building with a capacity of 3,500 (2,514 standing, 986 seats)
Fallowfield photo Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education
The Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) is part of the Manchester Pharmacy School, in the University of Manchester . In May 1991, CPPE was created as a direct response to the perceived lack of continuing professional development support given to community pharmacists .

Visit Fallowfield plaques

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Fallowfield has 71 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Fallowfield plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Fallowfield using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Fallowfield plaque. Explore Plaques & History has a complete list of Hartlepool’s plaques & Hartlepool history plaque map.