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Side Gallery

9 Side | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, England
+44 191 232 2208
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A true hidden gem

Having set out to visit and checked where it was I managed to completely miss it the first time and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
geoff r
Friendly Exhibition Space

This is a really great venue, staffed by friendly and helpful folk. We caught the last days of some... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
Chris A
Manchester, United Kingdom
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“documentary” (4 reviews)
“childhood” (2 reviews)
“insight” (2 reviews)
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9 Side | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JE, England
+44 191 232 2208

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having set out to visit and checked where it was I managed to completely miss it the first time and walked right past the alleyway that leads to the entrance. Fortunately I spotted the sign the second time and spent an enjoyable 45 minutes viewing...More

Thank geoff r
Kerry_Side_Gallery, Side Team at Side Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Geoff so glad you could find us and that you enjoyed your visit best wishes Side Gallery

Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a really great venue, staffed by friendly and helpful folk. We caught the last days of some really interesting exhibitions and they are currently fitting their next one, which starts very soon. The documentary focus of much of the work has a sound...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting, small gallery. Nice lady on the desk who gave plenty on information and leaflets. Only spotted this place by chance. Glad we went in! A fab 20/30 minutes was had in this small gallery.

Thank Kitty8704
Reviewed 13 April 2017

M loves all sorts of photography so on our recent trip to Newcastle I took him to the Side Gallery for a look around. We were welcomed warmly and headed upstairs to see the two exhibitions. One was on cryogenics, which didn't appeal to me...More

Thank EH-in-York
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We saw a photograph exhibition about poverty and people in Detroit USA. Some amazing images show the harsh reality. Will Donald Trump fix this in the so called land of plenty?

Thank MarkTA1
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The new exhibition after Side's re-opening really takes advantage of the increased space. It's an excellent exhibition called Childhoods. There is so much to see, I'm going to have to call in again. The prints are really varied and well displayed with very good commentary...More

1  Thank Liza W
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Spread over two floors are some of the most thought provoking images I have come across in year. Beautiful synchronised photos show an individual and his bedroom; the story they tell can funny , but the ones that stick are where a child is forced...More

Thank Johng7930yu
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The new exhibition on Childhood is excellent and thought provoking. The refurbishment means the gallery is bright and well presented with photographs displayed very well. Great place...and free too!

Thank Soo C
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Visited to see the negatives that had recently been discovered of life in the north east - this was my fist visit and have been back several times since. We regularly call in as all of the exhibitions are great, nicely displayed and the staff...More

Thank Jman86
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Have been here loads of times over the years and every time there is something memorable and though provoking to see. I'm aware it's currently closed for a well deserved renovation but was inspired to write the review by the current (Aug 2015) exhibition at...More

Thank Lizzie44186394
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