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The Whitworth

Type:Gallery

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

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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:

  • Brian H
    Lymm, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great Gallery
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 23rd May 2017
    Outside city centre but worth a visit . Car parking tricky , but also on various bus routes . Much improved with new extension . Attractive cafe . Read full review
  • Ash G
    Ireland
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Andy Warhol Exhibition
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 22nd May 2017
    So glad we got to see this exhibition, we really enjoyed it. Gallery was closing soon when we arrived and they were nice enough to let us in anyway! Didn't get a chance to get a proper look around... Read full review
  • Jeremy57
    London
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely modern art gallery with a stunning cafe
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th May 2017
    There was a lot on when we went. Modern dance/art installations in one area. Several special exhibitions. The cafe is in a glass walled extension that feels like you are in the park among the... 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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