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The Lowry


Pier Eight
The Quays
Greater Manchester
M50 3AZ

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Tel:+44 (0)843 208 6000

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The Lowry

Map & Directions

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.

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.Pre-book Metrolink tickets when purchasing tickets through The Lowry Box Office. Adult:£2 Child:£1.


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Recent Reviews:

  • Ullans
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Fantastic gallery of LS Lowry's work
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 29th April 2017
    I only visited the gallery here, but what a fantastic gallery it is. I was familiar with Lowry beforehand, but the short film on his life and work is well worth watching before viewing his work in... Read full review
  • Ann F
    Devon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Part of our four day break
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 28th April 2017
    This was a very smart gallery which not only included the Lowry collection but other artists as well, we watched a short film about Lowry which was most informative. There is also a gift shop which... Read full review
  • dcecil19
    Manchester, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th April 2017
    Went here tonight with the wife to watch ghost it was amazing . The theatre was great very clean ,comfy good value for money and all the staff were very friendly. The show itself was the best if seen... Read full review



  • On-Site café or restaurant

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • 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


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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Wednesday, 10th May 2017 - Thursday, 11th May 2017

The Toad KnewStep into the beautiful and intoxicating world of multi-talented performer and director James Thierrée. A member of the Chaplin dynasty, he has been delighting crowds across the world for years with his unforgettable shows that are boundless in their creativity.
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Friday, 24th November 2017 - Sunday, 7th January 2018

Elf the MusicalFollowing a smash hit, sell out run in the West End, Elf the Musical spends Christmas 2017 at The Lowry.
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Sunday, 14th May 2017 - Sunday, 14th May 2017

SukanyaExperience Ravi Shankar’s Sukanya. This special event combining myth, music and dance, will bring Ravi Shankar’s Opera to life for the very first time.
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Tuesday, 13th June 2017 - Saturday, 17th June 2017

La Cage aux FollesA brand new spectacular version of the much loved musical. Tantalising and touching, this is a lavishly funny tale of unconditional love and family values, and which ultimately encourages you to celebrate that life’s not worth a damn ‘till you can say I am what I am.
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Tuesday, 29th August 2017 - Saturday, 9th September 2017

The Addams FamilyEverything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend and his parents.  All the usual clan are present - Uncle Fester, Lurch, Pugsley et al.
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Monday, 30th October 2017 - Saturday, 4th November 2017

Hedda GablerFollowing a sold-out run at the National Theatre, this modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece Hedda Gabler comes to The Lowry.
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Monday, 11th September 2017 - Saturday, 16th September 2017

How The Other Half LovesFollowing its critically acclaimed West End revival, Alan Ayckbourn’s hilarious tale of matrimonial mishaps and London’s funniest comedy of 2016, How The Other Half Loves, will embark on a national tour.
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Tuesday, 6th June 2017 - Saturday, 10th June 2017

Trainspotting LiveFresh from its phenomenal success on a world tour, the smash hit immersive theatre production of Irvine Welsh and Danny Boyle’s iconic, generation defining Trainspotting tours the UK from May 2017.
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Monday, 3rd July 2017 - Saturday, 8th July 2017

Waiting for GodA new comedy based on the hit BBC TV series 'Waiting for God' starring Jeffrey Holland, Nichola Mcauliffe. Holland and his co-star Olivier-Award winner Nichola McAuliffe will head a cast of nine directed by Tony Award winner David Grindley.
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