Manchester Art Gallery
Tel: 0161 235 8888
Contact us by email
We are open Monday-Sunday 10am-5pm.
Late night opening on Thursday until 9pm.
Entry is free
Please be aware that due to the installation of Joana Vasconcelos’ major exhibition throughout the building, some galleries may be partially closed between 5 – 12th February. Parts of the building will be closed on 3rd /4th and 10/11th Feb and access to the Gallery of Craft and Design and the displays Channel Crossings: English and French Impressionism and Post Impressionism and Home, Land and Sea: Art in the Netherlands won’t be available on these days.
Please phone the gallery on the day of your visit to check which galleries are open.
We try to keep our records of changes to works on display up to date. However, if you are planning to visit to see a specific work, please contact us first to check that it is on display.
St Peter’s Square or Market Street stations are the nearest Metrolink stations. Both are on the Altrincham and Eccles lines.
Nearest bus stops are St Peter's Square or Piccadilly Gardens.
To Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria stations. Take the Metrolink from Victoria or Piccadilly (Altrincham or Eccles direction) to Mosley Street or St Peter's Square.
Manchester is ringed by the M60, linking to the UK's extensive motorway network. Follow signs to the city centre. Car parking is available at the NCP car parks on Chepstow Street, Faulkner Street or Sackville Street. All are within five minutes of the gallery. The nearest disabled parking is on Nicholas Street or Princess Street, approximately 50m from the main entrance.
The coach drop off point is at the groups' entrance on Princess Street.
For more detailed bus, train and Metrolink tram information:
Telephone 0161 228 7811 or visit GMPTE's website.
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