The Whitworth

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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

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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4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      373
    • Very Good
      246
    • Average
      122
    • Poor
      81
    • Terrible
      43

    Recent Reviews:

    • jyfktfdkyto87565edht
      Poor gallery
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 7th December 2019
      I think the Whitworth is a beautiful space, the restaurant is lovely but! the exhibitions are so poor. I was totally uninspired by what I saw. The curation is rather depressing. I am someone who... Read full review
    • base102
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Great art gallery in manchester
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 17th December 2019
      A really beautiful art gallery with many beautiful paintings and also tapestry. Well worth a visit.very close to the university of manchester Read full review
    • GalleryVisitor
      Abingdon, United Kingdom
      Where's all the art?
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 23rd December 2019
      This gallery is very misleading You won't see paintings by the famous artists that its Wikipedia entry says it has - including, allegedly, 'a fine collection of works by J. M. W. Turner'. These are... 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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
    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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