The Lowry Open Day 2021 Outside Event

A friendly, creative & accessible place for everyone

Situated on the waterfront in MediacityUK we are really easy to get to from Manchester City Centre either via bus or tram with parking available in the Quayside. We are fully accessible with step free access, lifts enabling to all floors and accessible toilets throughout.

Whether you’re in the area for the day with the family, visiting the galleries (home of one of the largest LS Lowry collections in the World) or attending a theatre performance, we can’t wait to welcome you to The Lowry!

Please note: Children under the age of 12 years must be accompanied by an adult at all times, throughout the venue.

Trafford Road Improvement Scheme Resurfacing Works:

There will be road works on Trafford Road, throughout November and December. We recommend allowing plenty of time for your journey. For the latest info, please visit

Tram Service Change

Please be aware that from Monday 24 October until the end of November, there will be disruption on the Eccles Tram Line. Make sure to plan your journey ahead of time. For the latest information, please visit



We believe that our diverse programme of performing and visual arts should be accessible to anyone, and we aim to make everyone’s visit as easy as possible.

If you have any additional needs, or questions about your visit please get in touch by email or call the access line on 0161 876 2183. We will always try to accommodate requests and welcome any feedback about our access provision.

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Security checks

We have installed a new state-of-art security screening system at The Lowry. It uses AI technology to scan people in real time.

Bags and luggage are not allowed in the galleries. Please use our cloakroom facilities to store your belongings – there is a £1 charge per item.

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Before your Visit

How to plan your trip from start to finish, including transport & traffic information, parking, and more.

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Opening Hours

Galleries: Tue-Fri 11am-5pm | Sat-Sun 10am-5pm | Closed Mon, except bank holidays.

Performances: Midweek evenings & weekends.

Box Office will be open an hour before the show where you can book for that performance only.