The Lowry


Pier Eight
The Quays
Greater Manchester
M50 3AZ

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Public Transport Directions

From: Travel info: 0161 228 7811 Directions: From national railway stations, Manchester Piccadilly & Victoria travel to The Lowry by Metrolink tram. Alight @ Harbour City.

Road Directions

From: M602, J3, 0.25 miles (0.4 km) Directions: From the M60 take junction 12 for the M602. Salford Quays is a quarter of a mile from junction 3 of the M602. Follow The Lowry signs. There is a secure multi-storey car park only 150m from The Lowry. (car park charges apply)The Lowry Coach Park accommodates up to 25 coaches (free). There is a drop-off point directly in front of The Lowry.


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Recent Reviews:

  • U5517WQstephent
    Trip Type:
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th March 2020
    Good video story of Lowry and lots of his art giving a good picture of his artistic progression.Staff friendly and helpful. Lighting in gallery should be brighter to really appreciate the art Read full review
  • Tim W
    Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
    Probably Salford's greatest asset
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 23rd March 2020
    We had to be in Salford in the morning so drove up the previous day to avoid the morning traffic and stayed nearby ovenight. What to do on arrival a very wet afternoon? We dropped into the Lowry and... Read full review
  • 571clairep
    Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Best Friends Wedding
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 4th April 2020
    Beautiful venue. Great staff. Modern and interesting place. Food and drink great. Lovely views from compass room. Great place for wedding. Would definitely recommend Read full review



  • On-Site café or restaurant


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing impaired
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 8

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Dates and Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)


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Friday, 18th September 2020 - Saturday, 3rd October 2020

Production shot from The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeWinner of 7 Olivier Awards and 5 Tony Awards, this phenomenal production returns to The Lowry.
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Friday, 4th December 2020 - Sunday, 10th January 2021

The GruffaloThe GruffaloJoin Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
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Tuesday, 1st December 2020 - Sunday, 10th January 2021

West End cast of SixSixFrom Tudor queens to pop princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII finally take to the mic to tell their tales, remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak into a 75 minute celebration of 21st century sisterly sass-itude.
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Sunday, 21st June 2020 - Wednesday, 1st July 2020

Everybody's Talking About JamieEverybody's Talking About JamieEverybody’s Talking About Jamie, the smash-hit and critically acclaimed feel good West End musical, is coming to The Lowry from Tuesday 21 July to Saturday 1 August 2020 as part of its UK tour.
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Monday, 22nd June 2020 - Friday, 26th June 2020

Daniel Healy as Guy and Emma Lucia as Girl - ONCE UK TourOnce The MusicalOne of the most celebrated musicals of all time, Once will embark on its first major UK tour from January 2020, making its Greater Manchester premiere at The Lowry from Mon 22 to Sat 27 June.
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Tuesday, 3rd November 2020 - Saturday, 7th November 2020

The Addams Family at The Lowry. Credit Matt Martin.The Addams Family MusicalThe Addams Family return to The Lowry.
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Friday, 5th June 2020 - Saturday, 13th June 2020

Romeo and JulieRomeo and JulieTwo working-class eighteen year-olds raised a few streets apart, but from entirely different worlds, crash into first love and are knocked off their feet. 
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Friday, 21st August 2020 - Sunday, 30th August 2020

Groan Ups at The LowryGroan UpsDirect from the West End, Mischief Theatre return to The Lowry with their brand-new comedy all about growing up.
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Monday, 30th November 2020 - Saturday, 5th December 2020

Craig Revell HorwoodStrictly Ballroom The MusicalStrictly Ballroom the Musical, based on the award-winning world-wide film phenomenon, is heading out to tour the UK and Ireland!
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Wednesday, 9th December 2020 - Saturday, 23rd January 2021

The Lion, the witch and the wardrobeThe Lion, The Witch & The WardrobeAudiences will join Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter as they wave goodbye to war-time Britain and say hello to a talking Faun, an unforgettable Lion and the coldest, cruellest White Witch.
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Tuesday, 18th August 2020 - Sunday, 30th August 2020

Giraffes can't dance at The LowryGiraffes Can't DanceA much-loved book for over 20 years, Giles Andreae and Guy Parker-Rees’ African jungle bursts to life with puppetry, songs, and a company of five playing warthogs, lions, rhinos, chimps.
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Thursday, 11th June 2020 - Friday, 12th June 2020

Rambert - Enter AchillesRambert - Enter AchillesOne pub, eight blokes, a stacked jukebox and a load of pints. It was always going to kick off.
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Tuesday, 24th November 2020 - Saturday, 28th November 2020

NutcrackerMatthew Bourne's Nutcracker!The sweetest of all Matthew Bourne’s treats returns to The Lowry for one week only!
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Monday, 20th July 2020 - Saturday, 25th July 2020

 I'm Sorry Prime Minister I Cant Quite Remember at The LowryI'm Sorry Prime Minister I Cant Quite RememberSimon Callow & Clive Francis star in the world premier of I'm Sorry Prime Minister I Cant Quite Remember.
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