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Opening times

The Whitworth is open Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 4pm

Opening times

We're delighted to welcome you back!
Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 4pm

A welcome video from Alistair Hudson, Director of the Whitworth, and Manchester Art Gallery.

Everyone who visits us will need a ticket in advance.
Book your FREE ticket now

Our new opening times are:
Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 4pm

(Monday to Tuesday, the gallery will be closed)

More information and FAQ to help plan your visit

Seasonal opening times:
The Whitworth will be closed on 24, 25 & 26 December 2020 and 1 January 2021.

Image: The Whitworth (Parkside entrance), The University of Manchester. Photo: Alan Williams

The Whitworth Café is open

Cafe opening times are identical to the gallery
Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 4pm

(Monday to Tuesday, the gallery and cafe will be closed)

Everyone who visits the gallery and cafe will need a ticket in advance.
Click here to book your FREE ticket now

Autumn Menu

Pared-back, simple, vegetarian and plant based menu:

Market salads
Freshly made soup of the day 
Handmade sandwiches 
Homemade cakes & bakes 
Daily specials / special offers 
Organic fruit juices 
Loose leaf tea 
Artisan coffee 

NHS discount 10%

More information and FAQ to help plan your visit

Please note if for any reason you are visiting the Whitworth Café outside the gallery's opening hours, please use our Parkside entrance, off Denmark Road.

Please refer to our seasonal opening times for 24, 25, 26 December 2020 and 1 January 2021.