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The Whitworth

Type:Gallery

The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M15 6ER

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Tel:+44 (0)161 275 7450

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M60. The Gallery is situated on Oxford Road, 1.5 miles south of Manchester City Centre.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Oxford Road. Walk south from station, straight down Oxford Road.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Debi L
    Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Enjoyable visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 15th September 2017
    We had a lovely visit here. Lovely to meanderaround and admire the art. Throughly recommend the gallery. Accessible good too Read full review
  • Marie F
    Swinton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Pity pieces were missing but some wonderful works on display.
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 14th September 2017
    I always enjoy visiting this gallery although there were notices about pieces being removed etc. I did enjoy seeing all the Scottish art as I have visited Scotland many times & love the place... Read full review
  • 44Maddyb
    Bolton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    In the trees.
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 14th September 2017
    If you like modern art and special exhibitions, this is the place for you. It's worth a visit just to eat in the amazing restaurant ehich projects into the heart of Whtiworth Park. Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop in lecture theatre
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - For special exhibitions, please phone (0161) 275 7450 for details.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - Licensed gallery bistro serving light refreshments and lunches seats 32.
  • Picnic Site

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Wednesday10:00 - 17:00*
Thursday10:00 - 21:00*
Friday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* The gallery will be closed on 24-26 December, 1 January 2017.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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