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:

    • Iain S
      Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
      Gallery visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 29th April 2022
      Pleasant modern gallery over a couple of floors. Nice cafe with an interesting and different menu. Prices quite good. Found a car park just up the road, £1/hr. Read full review
    • Fraser N
      Trip Type:
      Stunning gallery space friendly staff.
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 10th May 2022
      Walked down to the Whitworth from the centre and that in itself was a nice experience. Gallery staff were very welcoming and friendly. The exhibitions and layout were very interesting and not... Read full review
    • HansSoloLovesFoodz
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Influential and moving
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 21st June 2022
      I thought the flow was wonderful. I particularly like 'The Circle and the square exhibition. The music of worship and community, coexistence and cooperation dynamic was incredibly moving. I also... 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)
    Tuesday - Wednesday10:00 - 17:00*
    Thursday10:00 - 21:00*
    Friday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

    * 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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