Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

Free entry

Donations welcome

You can donate at the venue or online.

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0141 287 3050

Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, G1 3AH

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GoMA is located in the centre of Glasgow. It contains four galleries, a library and gallery shop selling a range inspired by the Collection. 

We are a world class art museum and a place for people to gather, to learn and to share ideas. We display, borrow and collect artworks from around the world.

GoMA's opening hours are:

Monday-Thursday, Saturday: 10am-5pm
Friday and Sunday:

No need to book, just drop in.

Read about our current exhibitions here>


Cafe at GoMA

The cafe is currently closed due to staffing issues. We're sorry for any disappointment this may cause and will update on reopening as soon as we are able to.


Further information for your visit

  • For more information and ways to enhance your visit please visit Glasgow Museums where floor maps can be downloaded. 
  • Download some suggestions of activities and games that you can play with your household while you are visiting the museum. You can print them at home or view them on your phone and other personal devices. Please note that we won’t be able to provide a paper copy at the venue.



Educational group visits

We're happy to accept bookings for self-led educational groups and a small programme of facilitated workshops is also available for school groups.

All visits must be booked in advance by emailing or calling 0141 276 9505/9506, option 1 (Monday to Friday).

Please note: advance bookings are only required for self-led educational groups and facilitated workshops. General admission for visitors does not need to be booked in advance.


British Sign Language (BSL) users: For more information and the latest updates on Glasgow Life and Glasgow City Council services during the coronavirus pandemic, please visit the dedicated BSL section of the council’s website.

You can view some of the GoMA collection records in our online collection navigator. 

Visit GoMA's online shop.

Support us: As one of Scotland’s largest charities, Glasgow Life is hugely grateful for the support it has received during the coronavirus pandemic, which has helped us to continue vital work in communities across the city during the most challenging of times. You can continue to help us by donating here.



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Accessible toilets

The accessible toilet is located on the lower ground floor.

Assistance dogs

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome, and water bowls can be provided. 

Hearing loop

If you use British Sign Language, you can watch a British Sign Language introduction to GoMA.

Wheelchair access

There is wheelchair and pram access to all public areas using the lifts.

Additional information

Please note: There is no level access into the venue.

You can find further access information for this venue on the AccessAble website and the Euan's Guide website

For major exhibitions the main information panel is supplied in Braille and all labels in large print.

There are BSL and Descriptive tours offered for each exhibition and there is also a regular workshop programme for the Visually Impaired.

Baby changing

Baby feeding



Photography and video recording

Photography permission must be agreed with gallery staff. It is the visitor’s responsibility to ensure no copyright is infringed. The use of flash and tripods is prohibited.

At times, Glasgow Life will be on the premises to film and take photos.


Free wifi

Glasgow Museums are becoming more autism aware. In 2017, the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA), St Mungo’s Museum, and the Riverside Museum signed up to help Glasgow City Centre become autism-friendly. Visit our Autism Aware Microsite to find out more.

The GoMA blog is an archive for information about our exhibitions and observations from the GoMA team.

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Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow, G1 3AH

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Events and exhibits at Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA)

Domestic Bliss
Sea of Paperwork

GoMA Exhibition Programme

The Gallery of Modern Art has five exhibition spaces presenting a changing programme of temporary exhibitions.