The official website for the Whitworth. Read about our opening hours, how to get to the gallery and find out what’s on.

The official Whitworth Collection page. Find out about the gallery’s collection and read about current research projects at the gallery. You can also search the Whitworth’s extensive collection of 60,000+ works of art.

Feeling crafty? Are you not sure what to make or how to make something? Here you’ll find a range of craft ideas and tutorials to help satisfy your creative urge, as well as in-depth posts exploring the history and ideas behind certain crafts to provide you with inspiration for your own creative projects.

Colour Our Collections: Here you’ll find colouring sheets for all ages- and all created from pieces in our collections! Each colouring sheet was created by a member of the Visitor Team carefully hand tracing an image of a piece from our collections. You can download a free pdf. version of each sheet and find out about the process of turning each piece into a colouring sheet- as well as read about the history behind the original artwork .