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4 July - 14 September (free)
17 May - 31 August 2014 (free)
10 July - 28 August (free)
20 September – 5 October (free)
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Saturday 13 September 10-4.30pm
Towner is collaborating with Manchester School of Art to present a Women in Print symposium. Illustrated talks by academics and practitioners will evaluate the achievements of mid-century women designers and writers who deserve to be better known. More details »
Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 August 3-4pm
Join a tour and learn all about how the thousands of artworks in our collection are stored and conserved with one of our knowledgeable and friendly members of staff. More details »
Tuesday 26 August 11am - 1pm
Tiny Towner is a free drop-in for under 5s held every week. Bring your little artists to play & get creative with our new art resources. More details »
Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 August 11-3pm
Visit our mini ceramics studio and watch ceramic tiles being produced in various forms from plaster moulds and then decorated by dipping or silk screen design application. More details »
Families, Children and Young People
Find out about the wide range of activity we provide through our award-winning learning and participation programme.
Schools and Colleges
Find out how we work with schools and colleges to provide fantastic art experiences for pupils and students.
A free programme for 13-19 year olds to get involved with Towner, get creative and meet new people.