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Newcastle Art Gallery

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Worth it to visit with your kid

Its good ambience, there's a women who teach to cut dan sticking on the papper then drawing... Very... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
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Worth a visit

We visited specially to view last year’s Archibald Prize exhibition which we had missed in Sydney... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Sydney, Australia
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1 Laman St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 5100
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

We enjoy visiting this gallery - two floors - and large enough to hold some very interesting exhibitions from time to time. Honestly it is not a massive space (it would be great if it was bigger) - but I wanted to write this to...More

Thank durk94
Reviewed July 31, 2018

My husband and I visited here recently anticipating that we'd be able to spend quite some time viewing the current featured exhibition and exhibits in the other categories (6 categories including photography, painting, video and other media, sculpture, print etc) that the promotional materials promised...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Its good ambience, there's a women who teach to cut dan sticking on the papper then drawing... Very good place, recommended if your kid between 5-8 y.o.

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited specially to view last year’s Archibald Prize exhibition which we had missed in Sydney. What a great gallery. Easy access by lift or stairs to second level, no crowds, plenty of time to read everything about each work, no pressure to move on...More

Thank Bentley2012
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Minimalist in every way - that art, the attention of staff. The high point was buying a post care and the good coffee shop around the corner!

Thank Carl A
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Newcastle Art Gallery is definitely worth a visit. You'll be surprised at what you might find on display. The Newcastle Regional Gallery has a wide range of art works in their collection - early landscapes of Newcastle attributed to Joseph Lycett, as well as works...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 days in Newcastle so made the most of available time to discover the sights and attractions of this very nice town on the coast which is about a 2 1/2 hr drive out of Sydney. Newcastle is very much a city to be...More

Thank 135Eleni
Reviewed December 4, 2017

When I was 8, I gazed in awe at a Fred Williams landscape, as a teenager I gazed in awe at a kinetic art exhibition (even before Star Wars) and 30 years on I kept coming back to the Gallery every time I return to...More

Thank Orsome_Worlds
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

This gallery has an excellent collection and many great travelling exhibitions as well. It's right in the centre of Newcastle, minutes' walk from Darby St an always a pleasure to walk around. From contemporary to modern and back again, the shows are always worth a...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is one of the best Galleries to visit and its even better on the last Friday of the month when they open late have the most amazing displays of art on show. I saw Dobell, Whitely, Smart, Bunny, Streeton, Beckett... just to name a...More

Thank Grant T
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