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Newcastle Art Gallery

1 Laman St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 5100
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Nice Surprise

We visited the Newcastle Art Gallery and were pleasantly surprised by The Phantom Show that is... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Small friendly art museum

It's a simple two storey setup most of which is free unless there is a special exhibition. We... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Paul S
Stavanger, Norway
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1 Laman St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 5100
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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
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Newcastle Art Gallery is home to one of the most significant collections in regional Australia. It also hosts touring art shows and has a vibrant programs of talks and other public events. I suggest you check on their website to see what is on.

Thank geowyo
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The Newcastle Art Gallery is a wonderful Gallery with many excellent art exhibitions. A very spacious and open gallery which hosts amazing art openings by many famous Australian artists. Most exhibitions are free to the public. The latest exhibition is "Magic Mike" a truly outstanding...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Alway a must visit here in Newcastle. Great rotation of exhibitions as well as the galleries own collection. Neat kids nook upstairs. Easily accessible and cool and quiet!

Thank Bannaua B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Not so much to see and quiete small place to visit. But it is free and can be interesting to visit when it is raining!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

This exhibition, which is only open for a short time, was fantastic, and although I have never heard or seen his work before, I was delighted with the breadth of his talent - Keep up the good work

Thank James N
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We visited the Newcastle Art Gallery on a very hot afternoon and were very pleased to spend a few hours in this peaceful and interesting gallery. We spent a lot of time on the ground floor which was full of some really interesting artwork including...More

Thank Alice C
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