How cultural experiences can improve health and wellbeing


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Manchester Museums and Galleries Partnership provides creative arts for health programmes for our local community, hospital patients and staff. We work with our collections and a wide range of creative practitioners to improve people’s wellbeing, the patient environment and creative learning opportunities. We develop our programmes in consultation with community health service providers, hospital staff, GPs and patients to help support improvements to the quality of care delivered by health professionals.

Aesthetics of Anatomy

*Please note that there are no sessions during the summer and the workshops recommence on the last Thursday in September (29th)!* Aesthetics of Anatomy is a series of life drawing workshops which take place…

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Aesthetics of Anatomy Workshop

Coffee, Cake and Culture at the Whitworth

At the Whitworth we offer fully supported museum visits for people living with dementia and their family members or care partner. These two hour sessions are FREE and take place on Thursdays, 2pm –…

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Coffee, Cake and Culture at the Whitworth

Walking for Health

Escape the every day and explore the outdoors with our volunteer led walks designed in partnership with Walking for Health. Walking is great for your well-being and puts a spring in your step. With…

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Walking for Health in Whitworth Park

Handmade Craft Workshops

Handmade is a series of FREE craft based workshops for older people (over 50) in partnership with Age Friendly Manchester. They take place every Friday 2-4pm (except during school holidays) in our Clore Learning…

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Handmade - Craft workshop