The Laing is home to an impressive collection of art and sculpture and an exhibition programme that brings historic, modern and contemporary art to the North East.
The Gallery has a programme of free events which include gallery talks, family activities and artists’ events.
The permanent collection can be enjoyed throughout the season with dynamic landscapes by John Martin and sculpture by Henry Moore. There are events throughout the year including talks from leading contemporary artists and fun activities for families. Many of these events, like the gallery, are free of charge.
Facilities include a café serving hot and cold meals