Accessibility Tools


BALTIC is fully accessible and has the following visitor facilities.

Baby Changing
Unisex baby changing facilities are available on the ground floor and in the Learning Lounge, Level 2.

BALTIC welcomes breastfeeding throughout the building.

Lockers are available. You can use the lockers to store items such as bags and coats during your visit. Our lockers cost £1. The lockers are emptied at 17.55 every day. Items cannot be left overnight.

Vehicle Parking
Parking spaces are available in the BALTIC Car Park. Follow Signage for 'Gateshead Quays' and 'Other Car Parks' until specific signage for BALTIC Car Park becomes visible. Spaces are pay on exit and cash-only.

BALTIC Car Park charges are as follows:
Up to 1 hour £2.00
Up to 2 hours £3.50
Up to 3 hours £5.00
Thereafter £1.50/hour

Blue Badge holders & Motorcyles
Blue Badge holder's parking is free. For ticket validation during gallery hours (10.30-18.00), please go to the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor of BALTIC. Outside of these times please contact Security via the intercom on exit.
Motorcycles can park free at all times in the designated motorcycle bay.

Coach drop off point is next to BALTIC on South Shore Road.
Coach parking is only available on request and may incur a fee.

Male, female and unisex accessible toilets are available throughout the building.
All accessible toilets are clos-o-mat. Access changing rooms are located on Ground Floor and Level 2.

To view BALTIC's opening times, click here.
To view a guide to accessibility at BALTIC, click here.
To book your visit, click here