Whats On At The Monastery

We are open to the public most Sundays from 12:00 until 4:00pm unless a special event is taking place*. We are also open on Mondays, usually the 3rd Monday of every month. Refreshments are available in the Friars Pantry and there is free on-site parking.

* Closed on Easter Sunday 27 March 2016

For all enquiries contact the Sales Team by phone 0161 223 3211 or email events@themonastery.co.uk. Our office hours are 8:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday.

How To Find Us? Please go to the bottom of this listings page.

Open Days

See the heritage restoration of the former church and friary. Soak up the atmosphere of Pugin’s architectural masterpiece. Walk the cloisters and enjoy the friary gardens. Delicious refreshments, home baked cakes and cream teas available all afternoon in the Friars Pantry. Enjoy family activities, inspirational talks...

Most Sundays and some Mondays *see exceptions

12:00 - 4:00pm

Free: Donations welcome

World Sound Healing Day

The Sound Heard Around the World

Every February 14th, people throughout the planet join together with their intentionalized sound to project a sonic valentine of love and...

SUN 14 FEB 2016

12:00 - 4:00pm


Monastery Mondays

We are open to the public with FREE admission from 12-4pm, usually on the 3rd Monday of each month. Our next Monday Open Day is 22nd February.

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3rd Monday each month

12:00 - 4:00pm

Free: Donations welcome


Monastery Tour and Talk

During one of our regular Open Days, discover the secrets of Manchester's Taj Mahal in a presentation with words and images. Presented by Elaine Griffiths or Clare Mount.

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Sundays & Mondays



Oriental Wisdom of Health, Healing & The Sacred Self

With Dr Tanya Gee

Experiential Weekend Workshop - investment £220 - register here: bit.ly/orientalwisdom


SAT 27 & SUN 28 FEB 2016



atOne at the Monastery

One Sunday a month dedicated to the Spirit of Life. Inspirational speakers, music and dance workshops, healing, massage, meditation and walking the labyrinth, on the first Sunday of each month...

First Sunday of each month

11:30 - 4:30

£20 admission

John of God

Introductory talk by Janet Farnell
John of God Spiritual Healer

Booking essential please, email amethystinspirations@hotmail.co.uk 

SUN 13 MAR 2016


£5 donation

Monastery Artfotos

An exhibition of work by our own photographer, Graham North.

Graham North has been photographing The Monastery for over ten years, documenting...

Open Days

12:00 - 4:00pm

Free: Donations welcome

Sacred Dances Sacred Sounds

Half day workshop led by Ana Costa and John Hofton

Come and join us in the sacred space of The Monastery for an afternoon  of joyous...

SUN 10 APR 2016

12:00 - 4:00pm



Presented by HCPT Manchester Region

With Cheshire Chord Company and Greater Manchester Police Band...

SUN 17 APR 2016


£10, £7 concs

Aled Jones Cathedral Tour

Welsh singer Aled Jones MBE is set to wow audiences across the UK in 2016 as he embarks on a 22-date Cathedral tour...

SAT 18 JUN 2016

time TBA

various prices

Terry Oldfield and Soraya

Join acclaimed International Spiritual Performers Terry Oldfield and Soraya for a morning of meditation with music, followed by lunch and a concert in the afternoon...

SUN 19 JUN 2016


£39.95 inc lunch or £20 concert only

How To Find Us

The Monastery Manchester Ltd, Gorton Lane, Manchester, M12 5WF
Tel: 0161 223 3211
Email: events@themonastery.co.uk

Office opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.00 - 5.30pm, Free on-site parking