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:

  • evertonFC09
    Lowry Would be Proud
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th July 2019
    The Lowry Theatre is a very special place. The architecture is stunning and a stand out feature. Inside is does the theatre proud with excellent seating arrangements for plays etc. However the Lowry... Read full review
  • JayGoyal
    Brawley, California
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    We didn't like it
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th July 2019
    We are not expert of art. But this place definitely did not have great art. A ridiculous video showing a nude girl getting flies. What was that? Read full review
  • Jennifer_Doyle21
    Trip Type:
    Great experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 13th July 2019
    My 6 year old daughter has been learning about LS Lowry at school so I thought we'd take her to have a "quick look" at his paintings in real life. We must have spent at least two hours at this... 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 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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Tuesday, 10th December 2019 - Sunday, 5th January 2020

How The Grinch Stole ChristmasDiscover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic story HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS as it comes to life for the first time on a UK stage at The Lowry. 
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Tuesday, 3rd December 2019 - Sunday, 5th January 2020

The LowrySixFrom 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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Tuesday, 12th May 2020 - Saturday, 30th May 2020

Les MisérablesAfter nearly ten years since the last UK tour sold out within days, Cameron Mackintosh has announced that his acclaimed Broadway production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical LES MISÉRABLES
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Tuesday, 24th September 2019 - Saturday, 28th September 2019

The Thunder GirlsColeen Nolan takes on the role of Anita, a former pop star who has been in hiding for over thirty years since an international tabloid scandal left her humiliated and tired of the fame game.
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Friday, 13th September 2019 - Saturday, 21st September 2019

A Taste of HoneyNational Theatre: A Taste of HoneyA Taste of Honey, Shelagh Delaney’s career defining play, is coming to Salford this autumn.
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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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Saturday, 29th June 2019 - Sunday, 29th September 2019

Expect the Unexpected: A Chance ExhibitionExpect the Unexpected: A Chance ExhibitionAn eclectic and provocative exhibition of film, photography, painting and sculpture by artists who have embraced elements of chance in their work, inspired by John Cage's hugely influential performance piece 4' 33".
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Wednesday, 24th July 2019 - Saturday, 3rd August 2019

Early DoorsWritten by Craig Cash, The Grapes Pub reopens its doors for a not to be missed night of fun and laughter.
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Saturday, 3rd August 2019 - Sunday, 11th August 2019

We're Going on a Bear HuntSee the smash-hit production of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt on tour, direct from the West End, as it returns vividly and noisily in director Sally Cookson’s fun-filled adaptation set to Benji Bower’s versatile lively score.
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Tuesday, 26th November 2019 - Saturday, 30th November 2019

Matthew Bourne's The Red ShoesA sell-out before its world premiere season even opened in 2016, Matthew Bourne’s triumphant adaptation of the legendary film returns to the Lowry, having won two Olivier Awards and dazzled audiences and critics alike across the UK and the USA.
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Tuesday, 6th August 2019 - Sunday, 11th August 2019

The LowryMagic Goes WrongMulti award-winners Mischief Theatre have teamed with Las Vegas legends Penn & Teller to conjure an evening of grand illusion.
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