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Find out more about the gallery tours we offer

Highlight tours
Daily at 2pm, free.

Each day our public tours are led by our Visitor Team and are an insightful view into our history, collections, exhibition spaces, architecture and park. Daily tours are designed for people of all ages and interests and themes will regularly change.
Please meet us at the gallery's parkside entrance.

For additional information or to request a tour on a specific subject for a group, please contact us on 0161 275 7450 or email the visitor team.


Highlight tours of the Albert Walker archive
Every Wednesday at 2:30pm, free 
Meet in the Elizabeth Price: A LONG MEMORY exhibition space

A team of Whitworth Volunteers will be providing weekly tours on the work of a former miner and amateur photographer Albert Walker, which provides us with one of the most lasting and comprehensive visual records of the British Coal industry.
The archive forms part of the exhibition, Elizabeth Price: A LONG MEMORY.



Walking for Wellbeing
Tuesdays, 12-1pm
Saturdays, 12-1pm

Escape the everyday and explore the art outdoors. Walking for Wellbeing is an excellent way to get active, explore what’s on your doorstep and make new friends.
Please meet us at the gallery's parkside entrance. Bringing your own water bottle is advised, especially during warm weather. 
Walking for Wellbeing is part of our health and wellbeing programme, Great Escape. To find out more, click here.


Thinking of bringing or coming as part of a group to the gallery? Find out more about group visits here.