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Great Exhibition of the North 2018: The Baltic


The Great Exhibition of the North 2018 is a summer of amazing exhibits, inspired technology, vibrant street performance and cutting edge culture in Newcastle and Gateshead.


Family-friendly events connect art, culture, design and innovation. Telling the story of the North of England and using the city as a stage.


Opening with the spectacular 'Get North' weekend, visitors can begin their journey at any of the three iconic hubs - Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Sage Gateshead or Great North Museum: Hancock, connected by three trails: the Get North Art Trail, Get North Design Trail and Get North Innovation Trail.


The great exhibition finishes in style with the world famous Great North Run and 'Creating the Future' in September.


To find out more information and to get involved visit: getnorth2018

Essential Details




22nd June - 9th September 2018

Venue Details
Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is the biggest gallery of its kind in the world presenting a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art. BALTIC has no perman...


0191 478 1810

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Gateshead Quays
South Shore Road

Opening Hours:

Monday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 10.30am - 6.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Thursday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday 10.00am - 6.00pm
Sunday 10.00am - 6.00pm

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