The Whitworth


The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Greater Manchester
M15 6ER

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Tel:+44 (0)161 275 7450

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Tickets are free, but booking in advance is required.

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Map & Directions

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:

    • lizbH8756KR
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Embarrassing Trip to Pseud's Corner
      2 of 5 stars
      Monday, 20th September 2021
      Beautiful building with lovely refurb creates a wonderful space- with virtually nothing in it. Tiny number of exhibits that you could have seen in less than an hour. Enquiries to the staff as to the... Read full review
    • Chris J
      Slightly disappointed
      3 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 28th October 2021
      Nice building but considering it houses 60 000 pieces of art, yet only a scant amount were actually on display, I was left slightly disappointed. Read full review
    • 434philipg
      Attard, Malta
      Trip Type:
      Themed museum with lots of surprises
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 4th November 2021
      This museum is set near a large park. It has a big modern extension behind a classic facade. Display on Still Parents quite moving (experience of child loss), but also reeat award winning display of... 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 (16 Sept 2022 - 1 Jan 2023)
    Monday - TuesdayClosed*
    Wednesday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00*

    * The gallery will be closed on 24-26 December, 1 January 2021.

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

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