Civic Arts Award Winner 2021
We're thrilled with our Civic Arts Award from Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and so pleased for all our fellow travellers, a real boost to rebuild and get us beyond lockdown.
Natural Cultural Health Service – Online
Exposure to nature can significantly reduce stress and promote relaxation. Discover our online programme for this month.
Creative Responses to the Menopause – Online
A new range of activities from the Whitworth’s Age Friendly programme. All of our sessions are free and currently take place online, via Zoom.
PLAY Live Baby
Live sensory play sessions on Zoom especially for babies born in lockdown and their grown-ups. on a chosen Monday each month.
Early Years | PLAY Live
We've taken our Early Years programme online. This term we are running live Zoom play workshops, on the first Monday of each month. Free, please book in advance.
In line with the latest government advice, the Whitworth is temporarily closed. Whitworth Park and the Art Garden remain open to enjoy.
WYC Workshops – Online
Whitworth Young Contemporaries – creative workshops on zoom in February and March, led by three digital artists in residence.
Handmade – Online
Sociable craft workshops for adults aged 50+ on Fridays, 2-4pm. Free, booking is essential. Find out more...
Going the Extra Mile Award
We are delighted to announce Still Parents is the winner of this year's Kids in Museums, Going the Extra Mile award. Still Parents art workshops are run in partnership with SANDs, Stillbirth & Neonatal Death charity.
The Whitworth at Home
The Whitworth may be temporarily closed but we are continuing our activities online for people to access and connect from their homes, workplaces or wherever they find themselves right now.