Great markets also feature in the region and attractions not to be missed include the free entry Portland Basin Museum housed within the restored 19th Century Ashton Canal Warehouse. Located right in the heart of the region's canal network, exhibits within explore the stories and history of the three canals in-depth. The museum is a great staring point for your exploration of the region.

Other fascinating museums and galleries in Tameside include the Museum of the Manchester Regiment in Ashton under Lyne, the Astley Cheetham Art Gallery in Stalybridge and the Central Art Gallery in Ashton,

Accommodation in Tameside

  • Ashton Under Lyne   (1.4 miles from the centre of Tameside)
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    £25
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    Newly refurbished Ashton under Lyne hotel with double & family ensuite rooms, free parking, flexible check in/ out times by arrangement & 30 mins free Wi-Fi. Pet friendly.
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  • Ashton under Lyne   (2.3 miles from the centre of Tameside)
    Sleeps 5
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    £15
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    Luxury apartment in Ashton under Lyne, within easy reach of Manchester. Peaceful private estate with parking. We accept dogs and cats! WiFi included. Sleeps 5
     
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  • Glossop   (5.0 miles from the centre of Tameside)
    Sleeps 4
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    £274
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
     
    This charming cottage near Glossop sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
     
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