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Manchester What's On, Entertainment, Tickets and Eating Out Guide

Friday 24 Mar 2023

[@]Manchester Exhibitions and Galleries Events

  • Althea McNish - Colour is Mine

    Althea McNish - Colour is Mine

    McNish was the first Caribbean designer to achieve international recognition and one of the most influential and innovative textile designers in the UK. Drawing on extensive new research, this exhibition explores McNish"s extraordinary career

    When: Until 23rd Apr 2023
    Address: The Whitworth{c} Oxford Road{c} Manchester M15 6ER
    Website: More information... Twitter: @whitworthart

  • Dandy Style

    Dandy Style

    Focuses on men"s fashion and image from the 18th century to the present day. The show explores how concepts such as elegance, uniformity and spectacle have evolved over the last 250 years

    When: Until 1st May 2023
    Address: Mosley Street{c} Manchester UK M2 3JL
    Website: More information... Twitter: @mcrartgallery

  • Turn It Up: The power of music

    Turn It Up: The power of music

    Make music together and play with beat, melody and harmonies in a newly commissioned musical playground. Find out how music can trigger emotions and memories, whether it can affect what you buy, and even what certain songs taste like

    When: Unitl 21st May 2023
    Address: SIM{c} Liverpool Road{c} Manchester M3 4FP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @sim_manchester

  • Windows of Youth Creativity: We Made It!

    Windows of Youth Creativity: We Made It!

    The displays are hosted in windows and spaces around the city including HOME, Central Library, the National Football Museum, the Royal Exchange and Manchester's brand-new Mayfield Park

    When: Until 27th Nov 2022
    Address: Walking And Exploration Across Manchetser
    Website: More information... Twitter: @wildinart

  • Out of the Crate

    Out of the Crate

    Come and look behind the scenes of Manchester"s publicly owned sculpture collection. Part exhibition, part research space, Out of the Crate delves into the un-tapped history of the collection

    When: Until 31st Dec 2024
    Address: Mosley Street{c} Manchester UK M2 3JL
    Website: More information... Twitter: @mcrartgallery

  • Constellations: Care & Resistance

    Constellations: Care & Resistance

    Jade Montserrat creates works on paper and performances exploring race, the body and language. She has made a major new work which will enter the city"s collection

    When: Until 31st Dec 2024
    Address: Mosley Street{c} Manchester UK M2 3JL
    Website: More information... Twitter: @mcrartgallery

  • 2022 Banner Exhibition

    2022 Banner Exhibition

    Banners are large and colourful representations of groundbreaking moments of protest and the people united by them. Join a march through the history of rights and equality in PHMus main galleries, discovering the memorable messages and motifs which make banners such a powerful tool in fighting for change

    When: Until 8th Jan '23
    Address: PHM{c} Left Bank{c} Spinningfields M3 3ER
    Website: More information... Twitter: @phmmcr

  • Bramhall Hall Guide Tours

    Bramhall Hall Guide Tours

    The Hall is one of the most beautiful treasures of England and it is of great national importance. A visit to the Hall offers visitors unique insights into the families and servants who lived and worked here

    When: Wed - Fri & Sundays
    Address: Hall Rd{c} Bramhall{c} Stockport SK7 3NX
    Website: More information... Twitter: @SMBC_Museums

  • Lark Hill Place: A Victorian Experience

    Lark Hill Place: A Victorian Experience

    Head onto the cobbles of Lark Hill Place, a carefully recreated street and step back in time to experience what life was like in Victorian Salford. The street is constructed with original shop fronts and objects

    When: Permanent Exhibition
    Address: Salford Museum {amp} Art Gallery{c} Peel Park The Crescent M5 4W
    Website: More information... Twitter: @SalfordMuseum

  • LS Lowry: The Art and The Artist

    LS Lowry: The Art and The Artist

    There are over 400 works in the collection, 57 of which are oil paintings. Alongside the works of art is an archive containing thousands of items ranging from photographs to press cuttings and exhibition catalogues. Both the collection and archive were formed by Salford Museum & Art Gallery and transferred to The Lowry in 2000.

    When: A Permanent Display Of The Best Of LS Lowry
    Address: The Lowry{c} Pier 8{c} Salford Quays{c} M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @The_Lowry

  • Stockport Air Raid Shelters

    Stockport Air Raid Shelters

    Stockport's intriguing network of underground tunnels offers visitors unparalleled insight into life in 1940s wartime Britain. When the Shelters opened in 1939 with room for 3,850 people, they were the largest purpose built civilian shelters in the country

    When: Closed Mondays
    Address: Chestergate{c} Cheshire{c} Stockport SK1 1NE
    Website: More information... Twitter: @SMBC_Museums

Manchester a City of ‘Quarters’

Bury - Part of Historic Manchester


Only 30 minutes by Tram from the City Centre, Bury and its attractions make a good day trip



Nestled between the Irwell and Medloack rivers Castlefield is where the Romans established 'Mamucium'. Experience the old and modern and explore its attractions

China Town - City Centre

China Town

China Town, a stone's throw from Piccadilly Gardens, offers restaurants, specialist supermarkets and entertainment all in one space



Connecting most parts of the city, this mile-long road is worth a stroll along and offers some great shops and places to eat

Read About All Manchester‘s Quarters