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Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery

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Address: Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB, England
Phone Number: 0115 948 9750
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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A relaxing Read

A good place to go solo . After viewing the art I found a truly cosy room where there are hundreds of books to read . I sat and just went on my iPad for a bit . The cafe and bar... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Juliet T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to go solo . After viewing the art I found a truly cosy room where there are hundreds of books to read . I sat and just went on my iPad for a bit . The cafe and bar was rather nice and also cute souvenir gifts to buy .

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Thank Juliet T
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Thank you for you nice comments and hope to see you hear again soon More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went today and had a wonderful morning - the exhibitions (especially the paper one is amazing). Children loved the construction activity and there was so much to do.Would thoroughly recommend this place for a trip in the holodays - its free and good fun!.

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Thank sue r
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Thanks for your review and glad that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to you here again soon. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum its self is very good and interesting and have lots events on for children. But would not reccomend the restaurant as it is very pricy and expensive to eat here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building itself is a beauty, situated in the lace market, the surfaces of the building have a beautiful lace design imprinted. The Contemporary offers free admittance to travelling contemporary art shows as well as a great evening music scene with a cafe situated in the basement. Get on the mailing list to RSVP to new openings and often a... More 

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Thanks for your comments Fleur and we hope to see you here soon! More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love the contemporary and visit regularly especially during school holidays. My boys enjoy looking around the displays which are frequently changed and quite often interactive. The best part for families are the activities in the basement. We have often spent an hour there doing crafts or other arty tasks. Lovely and helpful staff!

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Thank Sandra S
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Thanks for your comments! We hope to welcome your family to our activities this summer as well. More 

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're so lucky to have this super facility in Nottingham. Love or hate the exterior container ship design, art is here for everyone to enjoy.

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Thanks, we appreciate your comments and hope you have chance to visit again soon More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this art gallery is not particularly my thing, it normally has very interesting exhibitions and events on - I went once to look at the art and accidentally came across a music festival where a band I know of were playing when I got there! The gift shop is also lovely.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

The Contemporary is a greal place for all the family. We took our Grandchildren one saturday morning to do 'arty things'. classes are well run with lots of resources on hand to use, all FREE of charge ! ! There are on going exhibitions, a shop and a cafe. It's well worth a visit !

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Were meeting in the Cafe Bar for an afternoon tea with a club I am a member of. Took my daughter with me at the last minute. Had a wonderful browse through the shop and the exhibit before mooching downstairs for a lovely afternoon tea. One of our favourite places in Nottingham!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Often visit to see the exhibitions, like with all Art its all subjective, Great gift shop and a top cafe who do amazing panini and chips.

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