Locate attractions to visit including theme amusement parks,
adventure parks, arts, crafts, picture galleries, cultural attractions and
castles, living history attractions, ancient monuments, houses and gardens and
museums to visit throughout the whole of the North East.
Gateshead Northumberland. Tel 0191 478 1810 An ever changing
calendar of exhibitions and activities that give a unique and compelling insight
into contemporary artistic practice. The programme ranges from blockbuster
exhibitions to innovative new work and projects created by artists working
within the local community.
Newgate Co Durham. Tel 01833 690606 The Bowes Museum was designed and
purpose-built as a public art gallery by the French architect Jules Pellechet.
It opened in 1892. The Museum has public galleries on three floors. The museum
hosts a series of touring shows from around the world, there's something new
South Shields Tyne & Wear. Tel 0191 456 8740 Our museum
includes the new tales of south Tyneside gallery, exploring local history during
the life and times of Catherine Cookson. A very large exhibition area,
activities room and an art gallery which features many museum paintings with
Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear. Tel 0191 232 7734 Home to an impressive collection of art and sculpture and 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.
Gateshead Tyne & Wear. Tel 0191 477 1495 Relax, unwind and
discover the fantastic range of arts and crafts on show in the friendly
surroundings of the art gallery. Home to the broadest range of contemporary
craft as well a spectacular collection of fine art including William Irving's
painting The Blaydon Races.
Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear. Tel 0191 208 6059 Founded in
1925 our painting collection includes works from the 14th century to the present
day. The gallery stages a programme of historical, modern and contemporary
exhibitions plus artist and curator events. The Kurt Schwitters' Merz Barn Wall is permanently displayed.
Scarborough North Yorkshire. Tel 01723 374753 Built in the
late 1840s by the Uppleby family this
Italianate villa is one of the finest of Scarborough buildings and has had a
really fascinating history. The gallery houses our permanent collection and
reflects the eclectic mix of the community and the cultural heritage of