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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:

  • Gabs172016
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th August 2017
    A beautiful building which has been tastefully modernised, really interesting exhibits , lovely cafe with a relaxed atmosphere and fantastic view over the park. Well worth a visit Read full review
  • jane w
    Chorley, United Kingdom
    Interesting tour and wonderful design
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 10th August 2017
    This was my second visit to the Whitworth and enjoyed it both times for different reasons. The main reason for the visit this time was a great place to meet for lunch, the cafe is a wonderful space... Read full review
  • Burd825
    Toronto
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Contemporary Exhibits
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 9th August 2017
    My husband is from Gtr Manchester and on this family visit we decided to try the Whitworth. My 90 yr old F-I-L lived near by in his youth and remembers a far different type of gallery. This art... 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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