• Accommodation
    Search
  • Things to do
    Search
  • What's on
    Search
  • Food and drink
    Search
  • Shopping
    Search
Accommodation Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Things to do Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
What's on Search
Dates
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Food & drink Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Shopping Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Accommodation Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Things to do Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
What's on Search
Dates
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Food & drink Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:
Shopping Search
Type:
Area:
Location
Keyword:

Inspiration

  1. Peregrine falcon flying in Rochdale town centre.
    Peregrine falcons have been nesting outside the clock tower at Rochdale Town Hall since 2008. You can watch a live webcam to see the birds' progress through the nesting period as they raise their young at the top of Rochdale's most historic building.
  2. View falcons live at Rochdale Town Hall

  3. Dippy on Tour
    Visit the Dippy in Rochdale exhibitions between 10 February 2020 and 28 June 2020 and find out how life on planet Earth has changed since dinosaurs roamed the continents - and the challenges we face now.
  4. In Victorian times Hollingworth Lake was known as the "The Weighvers' Seaport". Now once again visitors can enjoy many outdoor attractions and an excellent Visitor Centre.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Oct 201931 Mar 2020
    3. 1 Apr 202030 Sep 2020
    4. 1 Oct 202031 Mar 2021
  5. Walking and cycling
    Rochdale, Heywood, Middleton and Littleborough offer some of the most varied walking in the Greater Manchester area.
  6. What's on
    See what's on. Image: A skull to tail representation of the Diplodocus exhibit housed at the Natural History Museum, London.
  7. Rochdale Town Hall is widely regarded as one of the finest Victorian town halls in Britain.
  8. Queen's Park.
    With tranquil gardens and a picturesque lake for visitors to enjoy, Queen’s Park is not only a Green Flag Park, it's also a great day out for all the family.
    1. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    2. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    3. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    4. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    5. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    6. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
  9. Healey Dell is a beauty spot and wildlife sanctuary rich in industrial archaeology, 2 miles from Rochdale town centre on the way to Whitworth and Bacup.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  10. Parks and countryside
    Relax in our extensive green spaces
  11. About the area
    The borough of Rochdale is made up of 4 townships areas - Rochdale, Middleton, Heywood and the Pennine villages.

Welcome to the borough of Rochdale

Highlights

Truffet Park, Green Flag Award

Truffet Park is the local park for the people of Langley, which is located 1 mile north west of…

Mercure Norton Grange Hotel & Spa entrance

Set in our own landscaped gardens with views of the Pennine hills, the Mercure Norton Grange Hotel…

Hopwood Clough

Centred on Hopwood Hall College, Middleton Hopwood Nature Reserve near Middleton provides a…

Where can I find?...
  1. Family Fun
  2. Food & Drink
  3. Outdoors
  4. Relaxation
  5. Free
View Map

More highlights

The crematorium at Middleton Cemetery.

Set within 4.9 hectares, Middleton Cemetery, known locally as Boarshaw Cemetery, is an important…

Hopwood Clough

Centred on Hopwood Hall College, Middleton Hopwood Nature Reserve near Middleton provides a…

Premier Travel Inn Rochdale

Premier Inn guarantees clean, comfortable rooms and a friendly and efficient service - everything…