Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art
South Shore Road,
OPEN: Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday Reduced opening times
Baltic is the largest dedicated contemporary art institution in the UK. Comprising of 5 floors, 4 of which host Galleries each with its own unique character. There is truly something for everyone at Baltic and they pride themselves on their inclusivity for all age groups, often having engaging and playful shows children can enjoy. As well as hosting and commissioning exhibitions they also have a wide ranging events program such as talks and performances which is something i enjoy about baltic.
As well as hosting exhibitions they have a shop which is well stocked with art supplies and northern themed gifts as well as a cafe and a restaurant as well.
You can read about Baltic's past as a flour mill and its history on their website.