Laing Art Gallery | Newcastle

Art lovers, make sure you check out the Laing Art Gallery next time you're in Newcastle. Home to an impressive collection of both historic and contemporary art, a trip here should be a the top of your to-do list.

Focusing mostly on 18th - 20th century British oil paintings, the Laing Art Gallery's permanent collection has works from world-famous artists, including John Martin, Joshua Reynolds and more.

Laing Art Gallery is also home to a collection of local art and photography, and is a great insight into local life.

Alongside the permanent collection is an ever-rotating temporary work, so make sure you check out what's on for visit by following the link below. 

There is also almost always a fun activity going on, including exhibition talks, kids activities and artist hosted events.

Admission to the gallery is free and it is open Tuesday - Sunday from 10 am - 5 pm (opening at 2 pm on Sundays).

Concessions: Free entry