Tips for Visitors

We want your visit to M&G to be an enjoyable one. Please keep the following in mind as you come.

  • Children younger than 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Smoking is prohibited in the building.
  • Food and drink are not permitted in the galleries.
  • Strollers or any back-pack style baby carrier are not permitted.

The following items may not be brought into the galleries:

  • All parcels, backpacks, umbrellas, briefcases, and any purse, bag, or tote larger than 13″x15″.
  • All photography is prohibited in the galleries; therefore cameras must be checked at the gift shop.
  • Cell phones may not be used in the galleries.  Please be considerate of others by silencing or turning off all cell phones.
  • Protests or demonstrations of any sort are absolutely forbidden.  Use of M&G premises for the promotion or display of political or social agendas is not tolerated.
  • M&G staff maintains the right to deny access to any whose behavior or speech is deemed inappropriate to the sacred nature and purpose of the collection.

Guidelines for Art Classes/Students Drawing in the Galleries

  • Drawing paper should be no larger than 20″ by 24″.
  • Pencils should be a type that does not create a great deal of dust.
  • No easels are permitted.
  • Students may come in to draw any time the galleries are open as long as they follow the above guidelines.