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Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery

Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB, England
+44 115 948 9750
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Unplanned visit

Whilst we live in Nottingham this was our first trip here. It seemed to me to be a strange mix of a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SmilerP
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Far too much drama just to get a halloumi salad

I went here with my 1 year old whilst on a shopping trip. I chose to go there as it has a more... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BakedBean2012
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst we live in Nottingham this was our first trip here. It seemed to me to be a strange mix of a museum about the lace market and a contemporary gallery. The items were well displayed but mixed up a little. Worth a view but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my 1 year old whilst on a shopping trip. I chose to go there as it has a more varied menu than most cafes and also has loads of space for the pushchair. I ordered the halloumi salad and a pot...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I really don't know what to say! 2 large brightly lit rooms, a handful of odd photos on the wall. Thank goodness I hadn't paid to come into this place! Even the curators looked bored out of their brains. Half hearted, soulless, empty and a...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The House of Fame Exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary is first class. Contemporary art by its very nature is very hit and miss. Some of it is exciting, other bits bore me to death. This eclectic mix of Max Ernst, Manchester photos, Linder Sterling photo montage,...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We popped in here to deal with a bit of time before a train - interesting exhibition of Arabic sounds tracks which tackled issues with great humanity. The staff were very helpful and the lovely big lockers useful for the luggage. Only the cafe is...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting display of arts set in a relaxing atmosphere. Plenty of space to wander around and appreciate or even ignore the art work according to your own tastes. Have a good range of different artistic forms through the year. Plus a unique shop based on...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Beautiful building, great spaces inside. As befits the modern gallery there is a great shop and cafe. Exhibitions are usually a bit new and exciting

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Went on a Tuesday afternoon and wandered around the galleries , which was for me like a little slice of kid/work free heaven.Topped the visit off with a lovely tea and very nice chocolate brownie .Whats not to like!

Thank Michelle W
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

It's free so hey, might as well! The exhibits change frequently but they are interesting to lok at. There is a massive gift shop which I would find useful if I needed something unique for someone.

Thank Angie C
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The Nottingham Contemporary is a small gallery that has some interesting exhibits and a small gift shop.

Thank Zoe S
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