Manchester: The Lowry

The Lowry, Pier 8, The Quays, Salford, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M50 3AZ

Location

The Lowry
Pier 8, The Quays
53° 28' 14.7612" N, 2° 17' 47.04" W

Set in a magnificent waterside location at the heart of the redeveloped Salford Quays in Greater Manchester, The Lowry is an architectural flagship with a unique and dynamic identity. Rising from the regenerated docklands, it is a welcoming building that brings together a wide variety of performing and visual arts under one roof.

The Lowry, Pier 8, The Quays, Salford, Manchester, Greater Manchester M50 3AZ

Directions

By car

From the M60 take junction 12 for the M602. The Quays is a quarter of a mile from junction 3 off the M602. Follow the brown Lowry logo signs.

Parking: There is a passenger drop-off point immediately in front of The Lowry. Secure parking is available in The Lowry Outlet Mall multi-storey car park. There are designated areas for disabled parking on every level.

By bus

Buses that go along the Quays and past The Lowry:

50 - East Didsbury - The Lowry. Regular service running every fifteen minutes, including Sundays.
69 - Eccles – Stretford. A regular service until 6pm, excluding Sundays and Bank Holidays.
245 - Altrincham - Exchange Quay. Regular service running every thirty minutes approximately (alight at Imperial War Museum).

Buses that stop on Eccles New Road (20 mins walk to The Lowry):

27 – Swinton – Manchester. A regular service excluding Sundays and Bank Holidays.
25 – Bolton – Manchester. An evening, Sunday and Bank Holiday service.
33 – Wigan – Manchester. A regular service.
63 – Brookhouse – Manchester. An evening, Sunday and Bank Holiday service.

Buses that stop on Trafford Wharf Road (10 mins walk to The Lowry):

290 & 291 – Flixton – Manchester. An early morning and regular afternoon & evening service. No weekend or Bank Holiday service.

Buses that stop on Trafford Road (20 mins walk to The Lowry):

51 – Old Trafford – Manchester. A regular service excluding evenings, Sundays and Bank Holidays.
52 – Old Trafford – Manchester. A regular service excluding evenings.

By train

Trains run from London Euston into Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Victoria – from there get the Metrolink.

Metrolink Lines that run to the Lowry:

Eccles Line (alight at Harbour City)

Media City UK Line (alight at Media City UK)