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Staircase House

Staircase House 31 Market Place, Stockport SK1 1ES, England
+44 161 474 4444
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unexpected gem in stockport

After 40 years of living near Stockport, we found this hidden gem, right next to the Victorian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malaga, Spain
Don't go stair crazy

Spend a couple of hours in the past and learn how the wealthy lived back in the day from the 15th... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Staircase House 31 Market Place, Stockport SK1 1ES, England
+44 161 474 4444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After 40 years of living near Stockport, we found this hidden gem, right next to the Victorian market hall, which was also new to us. Wonderful to see how this ancient building has been preserved and protected. Well worth a visit but take your time...More

Thank maryb2107pat
TunnelInspector, Manager at Staircase House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Mary :-) We have a stitching group called the Staircase Stitchers who meet once a month to create the needlework for Staircase House and our other sites such as Bramall Hall.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend a couple of hours in the past and learn how the wealthy lived back in the day from the 15th and 20th centuries. Take a audio tour and wander around at your leisure. Learn as little or as much as you like, you could...More

Thank C1S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent interactive journey back through time. Staircase house is situated on the market near St Mary's church. I took a 9 and 11 year old and they really enjoyed the experience. I would certainly recommend this for the whole family but not for children...More

Thank IJRCheadle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is hidden away in a side street near the market but is well worth a visit if you are interested in local history. The exhibits are very well laid out and you can learn a lot for free.

Thank Babsstockport
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We only live down the road but never been here... great way to spend a Sunday afternoon and lots to see and do. Love that my son was given an activity pack with binoculars and magnifying glass to accompany him on out tour. Also great...More

Thank Kelapril81
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Looking for something to do on a wet weekend my husband and I discovered this great museum. An excellent audio commentary with the ability to skip parts if we wanted which was tailored to enable us to use the lift to get to all floors....More

Thank suej1233
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This could easily be one of the best museums in England. So informative! So interesting could easily spend hours here listing to the guides, and looking at everything. Staff are lovely as well!!

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I've lived in Stockport most of my life and didn't know this existed. It's near the market so easy to walk there from any of the town centre car parks. It takes about 90 minutes to walk around the house. You get an audio guide...More

Thank Gemma_0001
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Really recommend a visit here if you like your history and local history. Staff are brilliant and helpful and it gives you a real feel for our last generation and beyond. I've been a few times now and although a little pricey if taking the...More

Thank bubbles8484
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Love bringing the children here,they have lots of hands on things for the children to do.Its a great educational but fun day out.

Thank Beaman03
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Dave E
13 November 2016|
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Adult: £4.75 Concessions (60 & over): £3.50 Accompanied children under 16 FREE