The Portico Library

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About The Portico Library

The Portico Library is a hidden gem in Manchester, exuding charm and history with its neoclassical architecture. This subscription library, founded in 1806, remains a sanctuary of knowledge, offering a vast collection of books, historic documents, and a regular schedule of exhibitions and events.

Best time/season to visit: Open year-round, with frequent exhibitions and events that highlight its cultural offerings.

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