Manchester Art Gallery: A Must-See in Manchester, UK

If you’re looking for something fun and interesting to do in Manchester, you’re an art lover, and you’ll find something that interests you at this gallery. Information can be found here.

Few art galleries in the UK can rival the Manchester Art Gallery in terms of size and scope. The gallery has been open to the public since 1824 and houses one of the country’s most comprehensive art collections. With over 25,000 works of art on display, there is something for everyone at the Manchester Art Gallery. The collection at the Manchester Art Gallery is particularly strong in British and European paintings from the 16th to the 20th centuries. Highlights include works by Rembrandt, Turner, Constable, and Picasso. The gallery also has a significant collection of contemporary art, which is showcased in a dedicated space on the ground floor. In addition to its extensive permanent collection, the Manchester Art Gallery also has a busy program of temporary exhibitions. Recent exhibitions have included works by Banksy, Damien Hirst, and Tracey Emin. See here for information about Discover Manchester Chinatown: A Culinary and Cultural Gem.