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Exhibitions in NewcastleGateshead

NewcastleGateshead offers visitors and locals an excellent variety of world-class cultural venues that hold exhibitions of all sizes. From leading artists like Yoko Ono to smaller North East artists - art galleries in Newcastle and Gateshead cater for every art enthusiast.

Gateshead's BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is the only non-TATE venue outside of London to host the coveted Turner Prize and is recognised by many as one of the country's best examples of a modern art venue. As well as housing some of the best local exhibitions it provides an ever-changing calendar from critically-acclaimed artists from around the globe.

The Laing Art Gallery Newcastle has an impressive collection of art and sculpture with its Newcastle exhibition programme renowned for bringing the biggest names in historic, modern and contemporary art to the North East. There permanent displays of John Martin's breathtaking The Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah and William Holman Hunt's poignant painting of Isabella and the Pot of Basil are always worth a visit.

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art in Sunderland brings new exhibitions from emerging artists in the region and should be an essential stop for any art-lover's itinerary.

The Biscuit Factory, the UK's biggest commercial gallery, is the perfect place to start or expand your personal collection. Formerly a Victorian warehouse, the beautiful and dynamic gallery space is set over two floors and displays a range of fine art, sculpture, prints and crafts.

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  1. Hadrian's Cavalry Exhibition across Hadrian's Wall

    Dates

    From:
    8 Apr 2017to10 Sept 2017

    Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site will host a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous North West frontier of the mighty Roman Empire.

    Taking place from Saturday 8 April to Sunday 10...

  2. Add Q Festival to your Itinerary

    Q Festival

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2017to6 Aug 2017

    Quench your thirst for Summer with fun Summer days and long, hot Summer nights. Join us for the very first Q Festival from Friday 14 July - Sunday 6 August 2017.

    A beautiful 1920s feel Spielgeltent on Baltic Square will play host to a vibrant...

  3. Add Curator-led tour of Quentin Blake: Inside Stories to your Itinerary

    Curator-led tour of Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    28 June 2017to28 June 2017

    Join curator Amy Barker for an enlightening tour of the Quentin Blake: Inside Stories exhibition. Learn about Blake's drawing techniques and thought processes and get reacquainted with some of his most-loved characters.

  4. Add Bang, Crackle, Pop to your Itinerary

    Bang, Crackle, Pop

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2017to1 Oct 2017

    Why does a whip crack? How does lightning make a noise? What makes a cannon go boom? Explore how sounds are made in this noisy Science Theatre show. Warning: this show includes noisy sounds such as loud bangs which can be heard outside the theatre.

  5. Add Camp Wild: School Holiday Camps 2017 to your Itinerary

    Camp Wild: School Holiday Camps 2017

    Stanley

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
    From:
    21 Oct 2017to27 Oct 2017

    Book your kids into an action packed camp at Beamish Wild during the school holidays in 2017. With activities including high ropes, den building, fire lighting, archery, bush craft and much more - this is the perfect way to get the kids outdoors and...

    Price

    Price £20.00 to £54.00 Per Ticket Type
  6. Add Quentin Blake: Inside Stories to your Itinerary

    Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2017to8 July 2017

    This exhibition from House of Illustration gives a unique insight into the origins of some of Quentin Blake’s most characteristic and popular creations, from his illustrations for Roald Dahl’s classic Children’s books to The Boy in the Dress by...

    Price

    Free
  7. Add Bears! Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Bears! Exhibition

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2017to1 Feb 2018

    Join Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Book on a bear-illiant teddy bear adventure with a brand new exhibition inspired by the clawsome world of Bears! in children’s literature. Bring in their teddy bears from home and take them on a...

  8. Add Christmas Market to your Itinerary

    Christmas Market

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    9 Dec 2017to10 Dec 2017

    All stall holders have been hand-picked by The Alnwick Garden and are sure to delight.

    Enjoy seasonal singing and live music played by talented performers from the region in the warmth of the beautiful marquee.

     

     

  9. Add Fairy Tale Trail at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Fairy Tale Trail at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    2 May 2017to25 Aug 2017

    Sometimes, when the wind tickles the blossom, people with hope in their hearts have sensed that childhood friends are near. Sometimes, when the gale forces the flowers to duck low, nervous souls have worried about dragons. They are very foolish of...

  10. Add The Hoppings Funfair 2017 to your Itinerary

    The Hoppings Funfair 2017

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    16 June 2017to24 June 2017

    The world’s biggest travelling fun fair returns to Newcastle’s Town Moor from Friday 16 June to Saturday 24 June with over 300 rides and attractions.

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