Playtime at the Whitworth

Family friendly

Three children play outside with water as a grown-up supervises them.
Image credit: The Whitworth

Families of Manchester are invited to Playtime at The Whitworth, with free events running from 2 – 31 August, exploring the art of play.

Drop in on Tuesdays (from 10:30am-1:00pm), Wednesdays (from 1:00pm-4:00pm) and Thursdays (from 1:00pm-4:00pm) throughout August. From Minecraft to sensory play, there will be a range of different creative activities to do, inside and outdoors.

For more details on all of the activities available, please click the ‘more info’ button.

Plan your visit

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road
Greater Manchester,
M15 6ER
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

What's on nearby

A young child walks across a grass field with a kite.

Welly Walk at The Whitworth

Get muddy and discover art and nature in the Whitworth Park. Pick up your free guide when you visit.

Whitworth Park, Ardwick Rusholme Moss Side

15 January 2023 - 6 July 2025

9:00am - 5:00pm


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