Manchester Academy 2 & 3, & Club Academy

  • About
    There have been some legendary nights at the Manchester Academy, featuring some legendary artists.


    Location: Ground floor, Students Union, Oxford Road
    Opening hours: 10am - 4pm Monday - Friday
    Telephone: 0161 275 2930
    Credit Cards: YES, but only over-the-counter


    Location: Easy Internet Café, St Annes Square, Manchester
    Opening hours: 9am - 5.45pm Mon - Sat, 11am - 5pm Sun
    Telephone: 0161 832 1111
    Credit Cards: YES


    Location: Bottom of Radio City Tower, Houghton St, Liverpool
    Opening hours: 9am - 6pm Mon - Sat, 11am - 5pm Sun
    Telephone: 0151 256 5555
    Credit Cards: YES

    Located inside the Students Union building,
    opposite Kro Bar and Nat West bank.

    Arriving by coach at Manchester Central Coach Station

    Leave the bus station on Chorlton Street turn left and walk the short distance up to Portland Street. Turn left onto Portland Street and find the bus stop outside the big insurance building set back from the road. Look out for buses in the 40s and ask the driver for the University. Get off at Dover Street near Holy Name Church or ask the driver when you think you are in the University area. Cross Oxford Road to the Union which is the large, three-storey building with red banners draped outside it.

    Arriving by rail

    Arriving at Victoria Station:

    * Take a cab
    * You could catch the link bus to Piccadilly Station and a train to Oxford Road Station

    Arriving at Piccadilly Station:

    * Take a cab
    * Catch another train to Oxford Road Station
    * Catch the tram into Piccadilly Gardens and then a bus in the 40s to the Union
    * Catch a number 147 Oxford Link bus to Manchester University (operates until 6.45pm)

    Arriving at Oxford Road Station:

    * Walk out of the station taking steps on right or following the road, turn right onto Oxford Road and walk for ten minutes to the Union
    * Find your way to Oxford Road as above, cross over and take a bus in front of the big hotel there to the Union

    Arriving by car

    Car parking

    Official car parking for the Union and its venues is in the Contact Theatre next to the Academy. Access to Theatre Car Park is via Denmark Street off Oxford Road. Turn right on to Acomb Street and right at end (onto Dilworth Street), over the humps to the car park entrance two hundred metres up on the left. You need pound coins to operate the barrier.
  • Address
    Manchester University
    Oxford Road
    M13 9PR
  • Website

Members of Mandy who have worked for Manchester Academy 2 & 3, & Club Academy