OPEN TUE – SAT, 10.00 – 17.00
Please take a moment to read this page before you visit.
We still have certain measures in place to make sure your visit will be safe, relaxing and enjoyable, whether you’re a regular, or first-time visitor.
NEWLYN ART GALLERY
Newlyn, TR18 5PZ
Penzance, TR18 2NL
01736 363715 [email protected]
Closed 25, 26 & 27 Dec and 1, 2 & 3 Jan 2022.
Winter closure 9 Jan – 19 Feb 2022
You can book in advance or buy on the day (card or contactless payment preferred)
For Quiet Time visits on Tuesday mornings (14 Sep – 12 Oct) you will need to book and buy your ticket in advance.
Quiet Time visits are for anyone who would like to ensure a quiet visit with a maximum of ten people allowed in the gallery per hour. There are timed slots of 55 minutes available on Tuesday mornings, to cater for visitors who consider themselves at greater risk of contracting Covid-19, or for those with physical disabilities, or who are neurodivergent, and might appreciate more space and a less busy environment.
Quiet Time visits will resume from 26 Oct and run until 4 Jan 2022 for the autumn programme.
View a PDF of our SPRING SUMMER 2021 leaflet
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 Trail 2018 leaflet
Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange are both fully accessible. Each has a parking bay for visitors with limited mobility. There is a lift at Newlyn Art Gallery to access the upper gallery and Studio cafe. Please contact the gallery if you have any additional requirements.
Well-behaved dogs are welcome at both venues, but may not be allowed into the main gallery spaces for certain exhibitions.
TRAVELLING TO CORNWALL
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.
For more information visit www.nationalrail.co.uk or www.thetrainline.com
Flights to Cornwall arrive at Cornwall Airport just outside Newquay. Onward travel to Penzance and Newlyn is available via public transport or by hire car.
For more information, please call +44 (0)1637 860 600 or visit www.newquaycornwallairport.com.
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. 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.
Public transport information on travel within the UK to Cornwall can be obtained from Traveline by calling 0871 200 2233 or visit www.travelinesw.com.
For more detailed information about visiting Cornwall please visit https://www.visitcornwall.com/essentials/travel-to-cornwall.