The Constituent Museum Cookbook
Created as part of The Constituent Museum Project; this FREE cookbook builds upon the work which explores what would happen if museums put relationships at the centre of their operations. Get cooking!
Re-Imagining Motherhood Now
Friday 16 June, 10.30am-2.30pm. FREE, please book. Re-Imagining Motherhood Now is an immersive public event exploring the pressures and possibilities of contemporary motherhood.
Craft of Care
The Care Lab
Saturday 17 June 17, 10.30am-3.30pm. FREE, please book. Join us for this all-day event of workshops and discussions to launch the Care Lab, at the gallery, and explore what a 'craft of care' might mean to all of us.
The Grey Area Writing Group & Book Club
The Grey Area is a monthly event for trans and queer writers and book lovers and is held on the first Thursday of the Month. A chance for writers and book lovers to meet, share work and socialise.
We are thrilled to announce the Whitworth's new Director
The Whitworth, which is part of The University of Manchester, has today announced internationally renowned Director Sook-Kyung Lee as its new Director. She will take up her role at the Whitworth in August 2023.
Natural Cultural Health Service
The Natural and Cultural Health Service (NCHS) is a programme of outdoor activities that promote good physical and mental wellbeing. Discover what's on offer this month.
FREE Family Events
Afrocats x Whitworth this half term: music, dance, and craft sessions - Tuesday 30 May (Toddler Tuesday), 10am-1pm, Wednesday 31 May, 12pm-3pm, Thursday 1 June, 12pm-3pm. All our family activities are FREE. Check out this link to find out what’s on offer.
and regular opening times
Our exhibitions, galleries and shop are open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm and until 9pm Thursdays, our cafe is open Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm, and Thursdays, 8pm.
Food & Drink at the Whitworth
Where the food and drink are lovingly made by our in-house café, showcasing the best of local and seasonal produce, as well as some tempting treats for you to enjoy during a visit to the gallery.
Manchester Sacred Harp
Sunday 7 May, FREE drop-in. Join Manchester Sacred Harp for an afternoon of uplifting social singing. Our door is open – sit and sing with us if you want to give it a try – or pop in to listen. Click the link to find out more.
Monica Pearl's Queer Salon
From April to December: Monthly discussions are held at the gallery, around particular questions in queer culture. Please book your FREE place on Eventbrite, click this link for full details. Part of the (Un)Defining Queer events programme.