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Getting to Baltic

Baltic is open Wednesday-Sunday 10am-6pm, last entry at 5.45pm.

We're situated on the Quayside in Gateshead, a 10-15 minute walk from Gateshead Town Centre. Baltic is accessible for pedestrians from the Newcastle Quayside over the Gateshead Millennium Bridge.

Gateshead in the evening

Opening Times

Baltic is open Wednesday - Sunday, 10am-6pm. 


Bank Holidays

Friday 7 April 2023Good FridayOpen 10am-6pm
Monday 10 April 2023Easter MondayClosed
Monday 1 May 2023Early May Bank Holiday          Closed
Monday 8 May 2023CoronationClosed       
Monday 29 May 2023Spring Bank HolidayClosed
Monday 28 August 2023Summer Bank Holiday        Closed
Sunday 24 December 2023Christmas EveOpen 10am-5pm
Monday 25 December 2023      Christmas DayClosed
Tuesday 26 December 2023                  Boxing DayClosed
Sunday 31 December 2023New Year’s EveOpen 10am-5pm
Monday 1 January 2024New Year’s DayClosed

We encourage sustainable travel to Baltic, whether travelling by roller-skates, bus or bicycle, investigate the best way for you to visit us below. 

Go North East Bus Strikes

Go North East buses have confirmed that industrial action will take place from Saturday 28 October. This is an indefinite period of strikes meaning significant disruption to their customers and communities throughout the region.

Go North East are committed to reaching a resolution but in the meantime please leave extra time and adjust your travel plans accordingly. Keep up to date with the strike here and more information on alternate transport options can be found below.

Path leading towards a bridge with Baltic Flour Mill in the background
Visitors looking at products in Shop
Baltic Crew at the Hello desk talking to visitor
Paper cup with pencils
Man sat on hippo
Baltic Front Room Exterior
Purple graphic with orange hand symbol

Keep Baltic Free

We’ve stood for free entry for 21 years. Your donations will help us to safeguard the incredible free access to Baltic. 

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