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Hartlepool Art Gallery

Hartlepool Art Gallery

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  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Bronze Green Tourism Business Scheme - Bronze 2011
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Church Square
Tees Valley
TS24 7EQ

Tel: +44 01429 869706

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Hartlepool Art Gallery, opened in 1996 and is located at Church Square, Hartlepool - within a minutes walk from Hartlepool Railway Station and close to Hartlepool Town Centre, the Middleton Grange Shopping Centre, Hartlepool Historic Quay, Museum and Town Hall Theatre.

Access and Facilities
Disabled Access, Toilet/Baby Changing Facilities, Credit/Debit Facilities, Interest Free Credit Arts Purchase Plan

Tourist Information
Hartlepool Tourist Information and the Theatre Box Office are located in Hartlepool Art Gallery - Contact the Box Office on 01429 890 000

100ft Clock Viewing Tower
A unique feature of the Gallery - if you're feeling fit and you time it right you can see the workings of the tower clock and hear the quarterly chimes from its peal of six bells. You can climb the stone tower and have the best vantage point of the town for a small fee. Looking out to can see for miles.

Art Gallery Book and Crafts Shop
Set inside the Grade 1 listed former church, the gallery shop carries a wide range of books, magazines, art and contemporary culture. We can also order books or deliver them to you by post. Also our popular exhibition posters are available for a small fee, whilst stocks remain available

Free Guided Tours
We can offer free guided tours of Hartlepool Art Gallery to schools and colleges by arrangement. There is no charge, but a small donation to the gallery would be welcome.

Coffee Shop
Open Tuesday to Saturday 11am - 3pm
Set in exquisite surroundings, the coffee shop is open five days a week. It serves a variety of sandwiches, scones and treats, delicious soups, baked potatoes, toasties and other hot and cold refreshments.

For reasons of safety and hygiene, animals (excluding guide dogs) are not allowed at the Art Gallery.

Opening Times

Opening Times

2011 (01/01/2011 - 31/12/2011)



Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Hartlepool Art GalleryFree
Hartlepool Art GalleryFree
Hartlepool Art GalleryFree
Hartlepool Art GalleryFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Excluding viewing platform
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - A few disabled bays.
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Coffee area for up to 20 people.

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 40
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - Meetings, previews and concerts.
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Coffee shop available for meetings. Gallery available on Monday when closed to the public.
  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted - Curriculum activities linked to the exhibition programme. Facilitated by Hartlepool Museums Learning Team.
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Pre-booked.

Attraction Facilities

  • Education Groups Max - 35
  • Education Groups Min - Two


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