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Manchester's gallery in a park. The Whitworth has started a new and exciting chapter in its history. A major building project is now taking place to transform and extend the 120-year-old gallery, doubling its public areas whilst reducing its carbon footprint and improving facilities for visitors in 2014. Find out more about our plans...

Visit our blog for updates as we transform into a new 21st century gallery in the park.

photo of front exterior facade of the whitworth art gallery

Oxford Road | Manchester
M15 6ER | 0161 275 7450
The Gallery has now closed, to carry out major development work. We will re-open in autumn 2014.

Whitworth Art Gallery
Artist’s impression of exterior view from Whitworth Park
Image courtesy Whitworth Art Gallery and McInnes Usher McKnight Architects
Image credit: Hayes Davidson

Whitworth Art Gallery will reopen on 25 October 2014 with major Cornelia Parker exhibition following £15 million transformation of the Gallery by MUMA architects. Opening exhibitions...

Whitworth pub crawl

Free family arty activities at ASDA Hulme, and for adults an interactive musical Whitworth Pub Crawl. Follow us on Twitter for updates...