0161 832 8034

2 Hewitt Street
Manchester, M15 4GB

Gallery opening times:

Open Wednesday -Sunday, 1-6pm*

*Please note: The gallery is closed to the public on Mondays and Tuesdays, and in-between exhibitions. Before you visit please check the exhibitions section of the website for exhibition dates.

Office hours: Tue-Fri, 10am-6pm

Castlefield Gallery will be closed for Easter on Friday 25 & Sunday 27 March 2016.

For large group visits please contact the gallery on 0161 832 8034 or 

Admission to Castlefield Gallery is free to all, donations are gratefully received.


  • Castlefield Gallery is fully wheelchair accessible.  Our lift is currently out of service, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.
  • The entrance to the gallery is level with the pavement outside. Our entrance door fairly heavy but our Front of House staff will be happy to help you with this so please just ring the doorbell to the right hand side of the entrance upon arrival.
  • Wheelchair accessible lift to all floors.  Again the lift doors are fairly heavy but our Front of House staff will be happy to help you with these.
  • Wheelchair (unisex) accessible toilet on the 1st floor.
  • The nearest free parking spots for disabled drivers are 0.4 miles away on Mount St (updated Jan 2016). For general parking information please see below.
  • Guide dogs are welcome.
  • Large print versions of the gallery’s text handouts are available on request from reception.

For any further access enquiries please contact the gallery on 0161 832 8034 or 

By Metrolink Tram:

To Deansgate/Castlefield.  The platform is accessible by stairs and lift.

By Bus:

The No.2 Metroshuttle, the free city centre bus, takes a circular route from Victoria Train Station. Nearest stop to the gallery is on Whitworth Street West by Deansgate Train Station.

By Train:

Castlefield Gallery is located behind Deansgate Train Station.
Alternatively, to Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria Train Stations. Take the Metrolink from Victoria or Piccadilly (Altrincham or Eccles direction) to Deansgate/Castlefield. We are within walking distance from Oxford Road train station – continue down Whitworth Street West until you reach Deansgate Train Station.

By Car:

Manchester is ringed by the M60, linking to the UK’s extensive motorway network. Follow signs to the city centre and park near Deansgate Train Station. Nearest all-day car parking is 5 minutes walk from Castlefield Gallery and is located just off Medlock Street near to Mancunian Way (A5103) (Q-Park). There are 28 disable spaces and family parking available. Price for a day £14. Short-term street parking is available on Deansgate and Whitworth Street West.