Laing Art Gallery

Gallery in Newcastle upon Tyne

Laing Art Gallery
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The Laing Art Gallery is a gallery with 18th-20th century British oil paintings and watercolors on display in vaulted-ceilinged galleries and located in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
It was opened in 1904 and is housed in a Grade II listed building, designed in the Baroque style with Art Nouveau elements by architects Cackett & Burns Dick.

The gallery has an impressive permanent collection displayed year-round, with a special focus on oil paintings, watercolours, ceramics, silver and glassware, with visitors enjoying dynamic landscapes by John Martin (1789–1854), sculpture by Henry Moore and much more.

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Visiting Laing Art Gallery


10am-5pm Tue-Sat, 2-5pm Sun


Entry is free to the gallery, shop and café but an admission charge applies to some exhibitions.

Address: Laing Art Gallery, New Bridge Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Telephone: +441912781611
Duration: 20 minutes

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