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St Francis, Gorton Lane

St Francis, Gorton Lane, Gorton, Manchester M12 5WF View on map

Former Roman Catholic church with attached monastic building 1864 - 72 by Edward Pugin for the Order of St Francis and considered one his finest masterpieces. Recognised for its architectural and spiritual significance.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Sundays 12 noon - 4pm as published on website and at other times for public events (see website)

Directions

M60 junction 24, follow A57 into Manchester. At the A6010 inner Ring Road turn right and follow Monastery signs. Rail: Manchester Piccadilly (2 miles). Bus: No 205 from the station stops outside the Monastery.

Parking Spaces

400

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes