Manchester Art Gallery

Join us

Help us care for our collections, buy new works of art and enjoy exclusive benefits and offers


Manchester Art Gallery Friends

Become a Friend

Make more of art, from just £24 per year

Become a Friend or Patron of Manchester Art Gallery and you’ll never be stuck for something interesting to do – without it costing you a fortune.

Manchester Art Gallery Patrons

Become a Patron

Enjoy a closer relationship with art

Becoming a Patron will give you a rewarding relationship with Manchester Art Gallery. As well as making a significant commitment to our work, you will have a personal and individual relationship with staff at the Gallery.

Corporate event at Manchester Art Gallery

Membership benefits

Something about membership benefits

Enjoy invites to private views, special events, shop and cafe discounts and much more.

Corporate giving

Become a Corporate member, share in our successes and enjoy exclusive benefits for your business, your colleagues and clients.

A volunteer working with a curator


Volunteers are vital to the life of our galleries.

Our projects and activities often extend further than we could possibly imagine, due to the energy, ideas, enthusiasm and passion of volunteers that give their time to the galleries.