Manchester Art Gallery

Type:Gallery

Mosley Street
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M2 3JL

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station is Piccadilly or Oxford Road.

Nearest Metrolink station is Albert Square.

Road Directions

Car parking is available at NCP Chepstow Street, NCP Faulkner Street, NCP Chorlton Street, NCP Sackville Street.

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  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

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Recent Reviews:

  • annalekk2018
    Trip Type:
    Couples
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    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 5th September 2020
    It was very surreal to go through the gallery in a mask but made the experience even more exciting! We only had the chance to view the main collection, and it is surprisingly varied and very... Read full review
  • Cornbloof
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Excellent COVID protection
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th September 2020
    Lukewarm display of a handful of famous artists. Also some dross that remains in the collection long after the tastes of Mancunian benefactors parted ways with the verdict of art history. COVID... Read full review
  • R3209SDrebeccam
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Well worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th September 2020
    You really can't go wrong with the art you will see for free (suggested donation £3) - some beautiful paintings you will recognise and very interesting ones that aren't as well known. Friendly staff... Read full review

Facilities

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

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • Cantonese audio guide
  • Urdu audio guide

Catering

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

Languages spoken

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

Payment Methods

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

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

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

Dates and Opening Times

Manchester Art Gallery opening dates and times (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00

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

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