About The Quays


Salford Quays is a multifaceted destination located on Greater Manchester's contemporary waterfront. Home to some of the most spectacular attractions and iconic buildings in the UK, Salford Quays is a world class visitor and leisure destination, and a hugely important component of Manchester’s tourism offer.The partnership comprises of local businesses working together to promote Salford Quays: the home of MediaCityUK as a leading tourism destination in Great Britain.


Quays Culture

Pioneers of outdoor arts and cultural events, Quays Culture delivers exhilarating, new multi-media arts and cultural events, combining the latest in digital and cutting edge technology with the vision of world-class artists throughout the year. Its work ranges from the intimate to the monumental, acting as a series of interventions and invitations to the public realm.

Seasonal events include two free annual festivals, artists commissions & residencies, talks & seminars, co-commissioning new artwork and pop-up events over the year.

We are supported by The Quays Partnership to bring exciting public events to the area. This funding helps to reinforce Salford Quays position as a destination for innovative cultural events and performances, and establish the place as a home for artists to make and show high quality work.

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