OPEN DAILY, 10.00 – 17.00


Purchase a Pass and enjoy unlimited free entry to both venues, all year round


One year pass with unlimited year-round entry to both Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange in Penzance.


Penwith residents can have unlimited year-round entry to both Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange in Penzance for just £5 with a Penwith Pass, giving you the opportunity to see our changing exhibitions for a whole year.

Purchase your Penwith Pass when you visit either Newlyn Art Gallery or The Exchange. Bring one form of ID with proof of Penwith residency, such as a utility bill, that includes your name and address. Eligible postcodes: TR17-TR20, TR26 & TR27


Ideal for art lovers who enjoy visiting exhibitions on a regular basis, appreciate an excellent cup of coffee, and find a gallery gift shop irresistible. An Art Lover Pass gives you unlimited year-round entry to both Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange,one free hot drink per month, a 10% discount in our shops, on artwork purchases, and ticketed events, as well as invites to previews and special events. And best of all, you will be helping us show the most exciting contemporary visual art from around the world.

FREE entry for Patrons, Supporters, & U25s


New Road
Newlyn, TR18 5PZ

Princes Street
Penzance, TR18 2NL

01736 363715 [email protected]


FRI 10.00 – 12.00

For anyone who would like to ensure a quieter visit with a maximum of ten people allowed in the gallery per hour, to cater for visitors with physical disabilities, or who are neurodivergent, and might appreciate more space and a less busy environment.


The two venues are just a 2km walk apart, along the promenade between Newlyn and Penzance. Newlyn Art Gallery sits at the end of Newlyn Green as you approach from Penzance. The Exchange is just 600m from Penzance bus and train stations and the large harbour car park. Princes Street can be approached from either Market Jew Street or Chapel Street.

Buses run from the Greenmarket, Penzance to Newlyn every 15-30 minutes.


Download or view our Gallery Map leaflet and enjoy a 20-minute walk along the seafront between our two venues.
By choosing to walk rather than drive between our venues you are helping us to reduce our carbon footprint. Thank you!


Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange are both fully accessible. Each venue has a parking bay for visitors with limited mobility. (Please phone ahead if you would like to use them so we can ensure they are kept free.) There is a lift at Newlyn Art Gallery to access the upper gallery and Studio. We have wheelchairs available at both venues if you would like to use one during your visit. Please contact the gallery if you have any additional requirements.
01736 363715
[email protected]

Well-behaved dogs are welcome at both venues, but may not be allowed into the main gallery spaces for certain exhibitions.




Train services run frequently from London Paddington to Penzance. There are also direct trains daily from Bath and Bristol to Cornwall and its branch lines.
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Public transport information on travel within the UK to Cornwall can be obtained from Traveline by calling 0871 200 2233 or visit


From the M5 join the A30 after Exeter. The A30 is the main road linking all of Cornwall and is mostly dual carriageway. Follow the A30 all the way to Penzance. There are several large, public, pay and display car parks in Penzance within walking distance of The Exchange. If you use the JustPark app you can make use of discounted day rates and park all day. From Penzance, follow signs to Newlyn. On entering Newlyn, drive past the gallery on your left, and follow signs to the public, pay and display car park.


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