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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:

  • valellen
    Chorley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Wonderful Whitworth
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th June 2017
    We visited today specifically to see the Lucienne Day exhibition. It was fabulous. If you are a lover of fabrics as I am, the Whitworth is the place for you. We spent the morning looking around the... Read full review
  • jeanrobertsforgetmen
    Portsmouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Cafe very disappointing
    1 of 5 stars
    Friday, 23rd June 2017
    Staff were very helpful, especially as they were busy. They enabled a disabled person in our group to have an easy seat with space for her rollater. The menu looked great, except all the hot food... Read full review
  • JoCoJin
    Perth, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A little disappointing
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd June 2017
    Visited the gallery today. Most was closed as new exhibits were being set up, maybe staggering set ups would be better for visitors. The Barbara Brown exhibit was good. The John Akonfrah exhibit was... 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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