• MAG&M building with installation by Dennis Holding

    Dennis Golding’s images on MAG&M’s Art Wall for Sydney WorldPride 2023

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the traditional owners of this land and elders past and present. We recognise Aboriginal people as the original custodians of the Northern Beaches. Aboriginal culture is integral to our understanding of belonging, community and care of the land.


About MAG&M

When we opened in 1930, MAG&M was NSW’s first metropolitan-based public regional gallery. Today we’re a hub of cultural activity on the Northern Beaches!

You can find us on West Esplanade Reserve, Manly - a picturesque 4 minute walk from Manly Wharf. 

Enquiries? Email or call 8495 5036.

Opening hours

  • Open - 10am to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday.
  • Closed - Mondays and Public Holidays
  • Easter - Closed (Friday 7 - Monday 10 April inclusive) 

Monthly e-news

Find out about what is on at MAG&M directly to your inbox!.

Laura Jones, 2020. 

About MAG&M

Welcome to MAG&M, Sydney's harbourside regional art gallery and the centre for arts, culture and creativity on the Northern Beaches.

Ashleigh Powe, Slacktivism Swing, 2022


Find out more about MAG&M's exhibitions - past, present and forthcoming.

Noah Bloom & Peta Morris, MAG&M Play Manly, 2022

Talks and events

What's on at MAG&M? Discover more about our upcoming talks and events.

Local primary school students at Manly by Ferry: Treasures from the Vault


On-site and online, MAG&M offers a diverse range of creative learning opportunities and educational resources.

MAG&M Ceramics Gallery. Photography: Karen Watson


Find out more about the latest acquisitions and permanent art and heritage collections at MAG&M.

Michelle Perrett, ceramics

Design Shop

The Design shop connects and celebrates Northern Beaches artists, makers and designers.

Photo: Nicholas Langley 2020

Friends of MAG&M

Join the Friends of MAG&M - connect with our vibrant local arts community and help us create fundraising opportunities and social events.
MAG&M volunteers


Volunteers are essential to the Manly Art Gallery & Museum. Our volunteer program offers individuals the opportunity to develop new skills in the...