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Newcastle Art Gallery

1 Laman St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 5100
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Great Gallery, great collection, great exhibitions, great curation!!!

When I was 8, I gazed in awe at a Fred Williams landscape, as a teenager I gazed in awe at a... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Melbourne, Australia
Excellent gallery

This gallery has an excellent collection and many great travelling exhibitions as well. It's right... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Scott P
Newcastle, Australia
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1 Laman St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 5100
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Reviewed 4 December 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

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Reviewed 3 December 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 31 October 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
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We really enjoyed this place, it is only small but has a very eclectic mix of pieces. The guides are very informative and we really enjoyed the experience. It is nice and close to the city centre so was an easy walk and the gardens...More

Thank SealWoods
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A really enjoyable afternoon wondering, taking in a range of artists. Good place a to sit and enjoy ones best painting.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A quiet space to enjoy beautiful art in the middle of the city. Just right across the University of Newcastle city campus and the park at King's street. They have art sessions for kids too. The space is beautiful and offers different art mediums.

Thank Oliver P
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We visited the Newcastle Art Gallery and were pleasantly surprised by The Phantom Show that is currently on exhibition until 20 August 2017. Great art work from a diverse range of artists - a splendid collection! Viewing art works up an appetite and what a...More

Thank KouklaOz
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

It's a simple two storey setup most of which is free unless there is a special exhibition. We visited at the time of the excellent Phantom retrospective exhibition which is worth seeing if you have a chance. The staff are friendly and helpful. A great...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We have visited the twice in recent times, once to view an amazing exhibition of John Olsen's work and recently a wonderful exhibition of female abstract artists.

Thank carlie1512
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting, inspiring, thought provoking and educational. We all loved the exhibitions on show and the staff were very helpful and informative.

Thank Keen2reviewU
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