Shipley Art Gallery

Prince Consort Rd, Gateshead, NE8 4JB

(0191) 477 1495

Gateshead | 20 mins

Quaylink Bus:

Q2 (From Newcastle/ Gateshead)
Q1 (To Newcastle / Gateshead)

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Arts, craft and ceramics lovers will like the Shipley.

The Art Gallery opened in 1917 with a collection of 504 paintings bequeathed by local solicitor Joseph Shipley. Since then the collection has grown to include nearly 800 paintings and collections of works on paper, decorative art and contemporary craft. The Shipley’s art collections were designated as being of national importance in 1998 and include local favourite, William Irving's painting The Blaydon Races.

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