Laing Art Gallery


  • City Centre

  • New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG

  • 0191 232 7734


  • free

  • Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 2pm-5pm

disabled access

The Laing is home to an impressive collection of art and sculpture and its exhibition programme is renowned for bringing the biggest names in historic, modern and contemporary art to the North East.
The Gallery has a packed programme of free events which include gallery talks, family activities and artists events.

Especially for Children:
There is the Under 5's Area, which is open daily between 10am-5pm,
for younger children to play in a creative safe space.
ARTventure Backpacks
Borrow a Backpack and embark on an ARTventure in the gallery. Our Backpacks are full of exciting hands-on activities to help you explore the galleries. Backpacks are free to borrow and do not need to be booked. They are available every day from the reception desk.
Monthly Saturday Art Class 10.15am - 11.45am for 10-15yrs old.

There is also a lovely family friendly cafe and a gift shop.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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