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:

  • cassiejan7
    Cheshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Quiet shopping experience.
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd January 2020
    I like to go to the Lowry and just potter. Nice to walk & talk whilst shopping and mooching. Always like coming here. Read full review
  • alysong884
    Royton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Makers market
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th January 2020
    We had a lovely visit to the Lowry. It was the first makers market of the year and very busy. The shopping centre was quite quiet but was ideal as we had young children with us Read full review
  • Lady-K-x
    Whitworth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Nice little stop off
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th January 2020
    Came to the theatre to watch band of gold and ordered interval package (drink and nibbles) Had a few drinks in bar area, nice modern layout with great views from windows of the quays. Bar was very... 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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Tuesday, 7th April 2020 - Sunday, 12th April 2020

Room on the BroomJump on board the broom with the witch and her cat in Tall Stories' fun-filled adaptation of Room on the Broom, the best-selling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
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Saturday, 18th April 2020 - Sunday, 19th April 2020

In The Night Garden LiveIgglepiggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and friends are back in their brand new live show Igglepiggle’s Busy Day!
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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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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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Saturday, 21st March 2020 - Sunday, 22nd March 2020

The Tiger Who Came To TeaThe Tiger Who Came To TeaA musical play based on the book by Judith Kerr.
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Monday, 27th January 2020 - Saturday, 1st February 2020

BUDDY - The Buddy Holly StorySeen by over 22 million music fans since it opened in London’s West End in 1989, Buddy speaks an international language and continues to have audiences from aged 8 to 80 years old rockin’ in the aisles across the globe!
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Wednesday, 18th March 2020 - Thursday, 19th March 2020

Robert LepageRobert Lepage - 887Robert Lepage’s 887 will be a truly unique, unforgettable and uplifting experience and a rare chance to witness a true theatrical masterpiece.
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Tuesday, 18th February 2020 - Saturday, 22nd February 2020

Ghost storiesGhost StoriesAndy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson’s worldwide cult phenomenon Ghost Stories will thrill Salford for the first time ever, after a sell out West End run.
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Tuesday, 18th February 2020 - Sunday, 23rd February 2020

Sarah and DuckSarah & DuckThe enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in a brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show.
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Monday, 2nd March 2020 - Saturday, 7th March 2020

The Last Temptation Of Boris JohnsonThe Last Temptation of Boris JohnsonThe smash hit play that sold out its London run returns for a U.K. tour!
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Monday, 16th March 2020 - Monday, 16th March 2020

Tina TunerThe Tina Turner ExperienceCompletely live tribute to the multi-award winning legend. We don’t do lip sync or use backing tracks, our backing singers are not out of breath from dancing… nothing else will do but Simply The Best for you.
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Tuesday, 7th April 2020 - Saturday, 11th April 2020

The Kite RunnerThe Kite RunnerBased on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel, this haunting tale of friendship spans cultures and continents and follows one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption.
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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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Tuesday, 31st March 2020 - Thursday, 2nd April 2020

The LowryThe Last of the Pelican DaughtersA dark comedy about a family trying to come to terms with their mother’s death.
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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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Tuesday, 10th March 2020 - Saturday, 14th March 2020

Crongton NightsCrongton KnightsCrongton Knights is about the friends you’ll never forget and how lessons learned the hard way can bring you closer together.
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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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Wednesday, 4th March 2020 - Saturday, 7th March 2020

Birmingham Royal Ballet - Swan LakeBirmingham Royal Ballet - Swan LakeBallet's greatest love story returns in Birmingham Royal Ballet's lavish production.
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Sunday, 2nd February 2020 - Sunday, 2nd February 2020

Ed Byrne: If I'm HonestJoin Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children.
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Tuesday, 28th January 2020 - Saturday, 1st February 2020

Kneehigh: Ubu! A Singalong SatireKneehigh: Ubu! A Singalong SatireA wildly entertaning rough-and-ready promenade musical that puts the audience firmly at it’s heart.
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Tuesday, 11th February 2020 - Saturday, 15th February 2020

The last quiz night on earthLast Quiz Night on EarthAn asteroid is heading towards Earth, so what you would do? Head to your local pub for a quiz of course!
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Tuesday, 14th April 2020 - Saturday, 18th April 2020

The LowryHarold Pinter's The Birthday PartyTristan Gemmill and Michelle Collins will star in Harold Pinter's comedy, re-imagined by The Everyman Theatre Company.
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Tuesday, 25th February 2020 - Saturday, 29th February 2020

Quality Street at The LowryQuality StreetJ.M. Barrie’s delicious farce, written years before his now much-loved Peter Pan.
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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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Tuesday, 12th May 2020 - Thursday, 14th May 2020

Thank you for doing nothing at The LowryThank You for Doing NothingInspired by 80’s Sci-Fi, satirical comedy and sobering climate change research. Perfect for fans of Bladerunner, American Psycho and musicals with a political edge.
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