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Manchester Art Gallery


Mosley Street
Greater Manchester
M2 3JL

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

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

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.


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Recent Reviews:

  • Helen Y
    Torquay, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Enjoyable hour!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 17th March 2018
    We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. Some fantastic pieces of art. Particularly loved the Lowry collection as well as the Annie Swynnerton paintings. A lovely way to waste an hour or two. Read full review
  • Kate L
    Newbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Worth a visit but nothing exciting
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th March 2018
    Can't remember a great deal about it as apart from a huge painting of a lion nothing and a beautiful vase by Grayson Perry stood out. Read full review
  • IanAberdeen
    Trip Type:
    Worth a visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th March 2018
    An excellent collection, mainly of paintings from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, many of them bequeathed by the city’s wealthy industrialists. Also some interesting ceramics and glass. Well... Read full review


Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission


  • 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


  • 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 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
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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