• Laura Jones, 2020. 

Located in the heart of Manly Cove, Manly Art Gallery & Museum presents innovative, distinctive and creative cultural programs alongside its extensive collections of Australian visual art and beach ephemera.

Established in 1930, MAG&M is the oldest metropolitan regional gallery in NSW and the centre for the visual arts on the Northern Beaches.

Opening hours

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday to Sunday: 10am – 5pm
  • Public Holidays: closed

MAG&M monthly e-newsletter

Our monthly e-newsletter has the latest news regarding current and upcoming exhibitions, programs, artists, news and Design Shop updates. Subscribe now

MAG&M Business Plan 2021-2024

MAG&M is the cultural gateway of the Northern Beaches, dedicated to enriching, inspiring and connecting our communities through the interpretation, exhibition and collection of Australian art, ceramics, culture and heritage. This Business Plan sets out MAG&M’s vision as a place for people and ideas and details objectives that shape our exhibitions, programming, audience engagement and partnerships. Read the Business Plan

Group visits

For any enquiries or bookings, please contact or call 8495 7129.

Accessibility Information

MAG&M has one dedicated accessible parking space, located along the service road, accessed via West Esplanade, Manly.

Our entrance and ground level exhibitions are wheelchair accessible. The ceramics collection is located on our annex which can be reached via a set of eight stairs.

We have a wheelchair accessible toilet, and a wheelchair for use within MAG&M without charge.

Assistance animals are welcome in the Gallery.


Contact information

9976 1421


Manly Art Gallery & Museum
West Esplanade Reserve
Manly NSW 2095
Map of About MAG&M

Image detail - Robert Hay Robertson, West Esplanade Reserve Bandstand (Manly Art Gallery), 1924, watercolour on paper, 22 x 34cm. MAG&M Collection - Donated by Mrs Crowley in 1987

History of MAG&M

A comprehensive history of MAG&M - the oldest metropolitan purpose-built regional gallery in NSW.