The Whitworth

Type:Gallery

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

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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:

  • manc_emm
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Disappointing and lacking art
    2 of 5 stars
    Friday, 8th March 2019
    We were really excited to visit here thinking there’d be a real variety of art on display and that they’d be lots to admire and see but honestly the actual place itself was so very poor. Not only... Read full review
  • bigsunburstgibson
    Headingley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    What has happened to this wonderful gallery?
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th March 2019
    Well, it's not often I come away from a gallery so irritated! the gallery seems to have fallen into a ridiculous, though fashionable, need to prove an agenda rather than to impartially inform its... Read full review
  • Gareth C
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Bet it’s bril when there’s something to see!!
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th March 2019
    Went on a whim one Tuesday morning only to find there was very little to see. Two large exhibition areas were closed waiting new works, leaving a very limited amount to see. Some excellent Hogarth... Read full review

Facilities

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

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Catering

  • 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)
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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