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Manchester Art Gallery

Type:Gallery

Mosley Street
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M2 3JL

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Tel:+44 (0)161 235 8888

Fax: +44 (0)161 235 8805

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Manchester Art Gallery

Ticket Prices

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
ChildFree
AdultFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is .. Follow signs for city-centre. Car parking is available at NCP Chepstow Street, NCP Faulkner Street, NCP Chorlton Street, NCP Sackville Street.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Piccadilly/Victoria. Take the Metrolink to St Peter's Square (direction Eccles or Altrincham.

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousLarge Visitor Attraction of the Year Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 2008

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    916
  • Very Good
    575
  • Average
    106
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • brenhell
    brenhell@aol.com
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Well worth a visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 24th October 2017
    Nice gallery to pop into if you have some time to kill in Manchester as is centrally located. It seems to have a better collection of iconic Lowry's than the Lowry museum. There is a brilliant range... Read full review
  • Trevor H
    Manchester, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    A GREAT PLACE TO SPEND A FEW HOURS FOR FREE
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 23rd October 2017
    This gallery has many great and famous paintings by some very famous painters. It has a great display of 50s 60s 70s photographs of urban life on display with mobile earpieces for you to use as you... Read full review
  • natalie b
    Trip Type:
    Family
    lovely historical and modern art
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 22nd October 2017
    used to take my son as a toddler to the art club and he loved it! we made robots,snakes and lots of interesting things out of scraps! and it was free, the historical art work was beautiful and the... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loop in lecture/meeting room, Audio guide, sign language tours.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Handling trail, Audio tour and Audio events, a sighted guide can be booked.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - Self-service restaurant. Wide range of simple fresh food served throughout the day. Children's menu.

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.
  • Max group size - 30
  • Min group size - 1

Provider Facilities

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Staff Fluent in Languages - Other
  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Languages spoken

  • Cantonese spoken
  • Danish spoken
  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Mandarin spoken
  • Spanish spoken
  • Welsh spoken

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Bengali printed material
  • Chinese printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Hindi printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • Cantonese audio guide
  • Urdu audio guide

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Wednesday10:00 - 17:00*
Thursday10:00 - 21:00*
Friday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* The gallery is closed on 24, 25, 26, 31 December and 1 January.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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