Milton Keynes Gallery, a stylish purpose-built contemporary art gallery, opened in Oct 1999 with a show by the internationally acclaimed artists Gilbert and George. Milton Keynes Gallery presents 8 to 10 exhibitions every year in all types of media, supporting each with a lively public event programme. All parts of the building are accessible to wheelchairs users. The facilities include 300 square metres of exhibition space, arranged in 3 galleries, events and meeting rooms. There is a small exhibition related sales area.