To discuss holding your wedding or any event at The Monastery, contact Kate or Fran to arrange a personal welcome tour.

Call 0161 223 3211 or email Kate or Fran now.

We would love you to visit us at The Monastery! You’ll be sure of a warm welcome, and we know you’ll enjoy the time you spend with us.

For more information, click here.

Keep up to date with the amazing array of events we hold all year around.

**The Monastery is open to the public Sunday-Thursday, 10am-4pm each week. Free entry & free parking. All are welcome! **


Help Us to Help Others

Donate | Every Penny Helps

As a charity Manchester Monastery is completely self-funded. We rely on our visitors and events to support this special heritage site. Gifts support the care and preservation of the buildings and makes free access to the public possible. To donate, please use the Donate Now button at the bottom of this page.

As The Monastery continues to be affected by the coronavirus pandemic, your support is vitally important. Donations provide immediate funds to enable us to ensure the future preservation of the site during this challenging time and to welcome visitors back through our doors safely.

No matter what the size, every donation makes a difference. If you’re able to, please support The Monastery today and conserve it for future generations to enjoy. Thank you.

Provide green space – Give £10

Planting is important in an urban setting. With your help we can improve our site and provide green space in Gorton – great for community wellbeing.

Enrich our learning opportunities – Give £25

Support our unique learning programmes and help people understand, enjoy and engage with heritage and wellbeing at The Monastery.

Protect the historic fabric – Give £50

We have a lot of carved stonework to conserve. Your support will help us keep The Monastery free for all.

For the future of Manchester Monastery – Give £250

Help us to ensure The Monastery is here for future generations, by helping us to invest in our infrastructure and sustainable growth.

Gift Aid

Are you a UK taxpayer? If so, every £1 you give could be worth £1.25 to us, helping us fund vital work at no extra cost to you.

You can choose to Gift Aid your donation when completing your transaction.

We use your data to process your donation. We’ll never sell your data and promise to keep your details safe and secure.

International Giving

We can facilitate several different ways to give, including cheque, credit card and international bank transfer. We can receive payments in international currencies. If you’d like to support Manchester Monastery with a donation from outside the UK, please get in touch with

Significant Gifts 

If you’d like more information about legacies, sponsorship opportunities, or making a significant gift to The Monastery, please get in touch with