BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
South Shore Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 3BA

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is the biggest gallery of its kind in the world – presenting a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art

BALTIC provides an ever-changing calendar of exhibitions and activities that give a unique and compelling insight into contemporary artistic practice. BALTIC'S programme ranges from blockbuster exhibitions to innovative new work and projects created by artists working within the local community. Visitors can experience innovative and provocative new art, relax, have fun, learn and discover fresh ideas, and complete their visit with a relaxing coffee overlooking the magnificent quayside.

Don't forget to check their website or ask at an info point when you arrive for information about events and activities taking place like Preview Parties, Family Tours, Toddler Tuesdays, Exhibition Explorer Packs for kids and all sortsof themed adult events.

Opening details: 

Open all year

Price range: 


Guide Dogs Permitted
Parking Areas for Disabled Visitor
Disabled Accessibility
Accepts major credit and debit cards
Guided Tours Available for Groups
Educational Visits Accepted
Wi-fi available
Road directions: 
Nearest major road is A167. From the A167 follow the signs for the BALTIC and Gateshead Quays.
Public transport: 

Nearest station is Newcastle Central Station. Follow signs to the Quayside/Gateshead Millennium Bridge.

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