The Lowry building exterior

Here at The Lowry 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. We will always try to accommodate requests and welcome any feedback about our access provision.

Picture of The Lowry Building with Pier Eight entrance

Disabled Access Day Open Morning

Sat 16 March, from 11-12.30.

Curious about what we have an offer for visitors with access requirements?

As part of the national Disabled Access Day we’d like to invite you to come along to The Lowry on Sat 16 March and have a look around, and a chat with our friendly, helpful staff. You’ll be able to ask any questions you might have, have a look in the theatre, test out the Sennheiser headsets, or have a demo of how the MobileConnect app for audio enhancement works.

11am-12.30pm: Lyric Theatre open and staff on hand to answer questions and demonstrate our equipment
12pm: Free galleries tour (meet at the Galleries welcome desk)
12.30pm: Free Touch Tour of the set of ‘Rain Man’
2pm: Audio described performance of ‘Rain Man’ – tickets available online or by calling the Box Office.

Vouchers for a free tea / coffee in our Tower Coffee shop will also be available to collect from the Information Desk in the foyer

Open to anyone, but please drop us a line / 03333 202838 if you’re planning to come along so we can get an idea of numbers. If there’s something specific you’d be interested in finding out more about, do let us know.

Virtual Tour

Attitude is Everything

We have been awarded a Silver award from Attitude is Everything for our efforts enabling access to the venue, and our friendly front of house team are always on hand to help during your visit.

Contact Us

You can also contact us by calling 0161 876 2183 or email us on


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