The Whitworth

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The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Greater Manchester
M15 6ER

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Public Transport Directions

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

Road Directions

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

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Travalled
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Good Gallery
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 28th August 2019
      A good place for a day out classic on the outside very modern on the inside very light airy and spacious lots to see some good exhibits a book shop and a gift shop a cafe but the cafe did'nt live up... Read full review
    • katep779
      Manchester, United Kingdom
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      Needs a better picnic area
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 2nd September 2019
      This would of been 5 but the ‘picnic area’ is a corridor at the park entrance, there’s no tables. A designated area with tables would benefit this place. You shouldn’t have to buy from the cafe to... Read full review
    • Michele C
      Ibiza, Spain
      Excellent gallery with varied and interesting collections
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 6th September 2019
      We had a very enjoyable visit to the Whitworth. We went to see a Cezanne exhibition which was smaller than expected but still very good. The visit was totally worthwhile as there is a fantastic... Read full review



    • 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

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission


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

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking

    Provider Facilities

    • Toilets

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Educational Visits Accepted
    • Guided Tours Available for Groups

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
    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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