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Laing Art Gallery

New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AG, England
+44 191 232 7734
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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 including gallery talks, family activities and artists’ events. Free entry.
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New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AG, England
+44 191 232 7734

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited the Laing Art Gallery with My friends we found it very interesting. They have some very good art work by different artists from the local area. This is a good place to Visit because it is free the exhibition part you have to...More

Thank alexadams62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Laing Art Gallery is a must to see. Our May 2017 visit allowed us to wander through "Modern Visionaries: Van Dyck and The Artists' Eye" and "Wanderlust: The World of Watercolour". Edward Lear, JMW Turner, John Constable, David Robert, J.W. Carmichael and John Singer...More

Thank Clanmother
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

doesn't take long to get round, but enough to fill in an hour etc. lots of info next to the art. plenty of staff .

Thank hsasmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Packed full of art loads to see. All different so you open your mind to them all. Had a great afternoon.

Thank Sal O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are an art lover then you will definitely enjoy the Laing Art Gallery. There isn't a great deal to see or do here, however there are some lovely paintings and galleries.

Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to go when you are in the town centre. We visited one afternoon and enjoyed looking round all the art that is available

Thank jordan_b92
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A great place to visit for a couple of hours. This is a great gallery where there is a good range of art on a manageable scale.

Thank RichSid
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Central located this a gem of an art gallery. Spacious, well laid out. Look out for special events/displays - can add considerably to a visit (may be a modest charge though not always so). Good access for people with disabilities. Very good cafe

Thank Ken F
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely gallery - it's free too which is a bonus! There are often exhibitions on which do cost money but each one I have been to has been well worth it! The staff aren't the most helpful in general though - we...More

1  Thank kh1810
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Nice gallery to walk around. It is free so you can't go wrong. Could spend an hot here happily. I enjoyed the section on northern art the most.

Thank Kitty8704
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How far is the Laing Art Gallery from The Premier Inn, New Bridge Street
17 January 2016|
Response from szutormark |
Quite literally just around the corner.
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