Berwick Museum and Art Gallery, Berwick Barracks, Parade, Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1DG
Berwick Museum & Art Gallery is situated within the Clock Block at Berwick Barracks. The Barracks was designed by the architect Nicholas Hawksmoor and largely completed in 1721 - the first purpose built army barracks since Roman times. Wonder at paintings, glass and oriental porcelain - part of the Burrell Collection. Discover the sights and sounds of old Berwick. Peer into the cottage and local tavern. Uncover Berwick's battles and see its weaponry and medieval art. Guided tours of the Burrell Collection throughout the day. Also spinning demonstrations specially put on for HODs! Family friendly with trails and colouring in sheets.
This event took place in September 2013 and the entry is now archived.
Some steps accessible via ramps on ground floor. Burrell Collection and Medieval Berwick on 1st floor. No lift.
Parking in nearby Parade car park. Normal car parking charges apply.
Go through the main entrance gate of Berwick Barracks and cross the square to the Clock Block. Map link.
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Date last modified: 2nd August 2013 at 16:09