The Hepworth Wakefield

Yorkshire’s award-winning gallery celebrates Barbara Hepworth in the city where she was born.

Designed by the acclaimed David Chipperfield Architects, The Hepworth Wakefield opened in 2011 and has already become one of the most visited galleries outside London. Named after Barbara Hepworth, who was born and brought up in Wakefield, the gallery presents major exhibitions of the best international modern and contemporary art and is home to Wakefield’s impressive art collection. It was awarded Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017.

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Whether it’s taking in the exhibitions, enjoying a coffee on the riverside terrace, or browsing for something special in the shop, The Hepworth Wakefield is a place to explore art, architecture and your imagination. Have you been yet?

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Opening Times

Tuesday – Sunday: 10.00 – 17.00
Closed Mondays except school holiday and bank holiday Mondays
Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve: 10.00 – 15.00
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

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Gallery Walk
Wakefield
West Yorkshire WF1 5AW
Tel: 0113 2467467



www.hepworthwakefield.org

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery holds and exhibits one of the most outstanding collections of modern British art outside London.

Originally opened in 1888 its collections are Designated by the government to be of international importance and it is one of the city’s most visited attractions with nearly half a million visiting every year.  Alongside the extensive 20th century British painting and sculpture collection, the gallery presents a dynamic temporary exhibition programme.

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During 2016 Leeds Art Gallery will be closed in order for major repairs and restoration to be carried out on the original Victorian roof. The gallery will maintain an active profile through extensive loans from its renowned art collection and seek to engage audiences through external programmes. Leeds Art Gallery is due to reopen to the public in autumn 2017.

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Opening Times

During 2016 Leeds Art Gallery will be closed in order for major repairs and restoration to be carried out on the original Victorian roof.
Tiled Hall Café and the Visit Leeds & Gallery Shop will remain open throughout the building works. Please visit the website for more details.
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Leeds Art Gallery
The Headrow
Leeds
LS1 3AA
Tel: 0113 247 8256



www.leeds.gov.uk/artgallery

Yorkshire Sculpture Park
West Bretton

An extraordinary international centre for modern and contemporary art and the UK’s leading outdoor art gallery

In the fresh air, within 500 acres of beautiful, historic parkland, you’ll discover over 100 sculptures by major artists from Henry Moore to Andy Goldsworthy. Inside, five spacious galleries present an exciting programme of changing exhibitions.

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With special events, workshops and courses, not to mention an excellent shop and restaurant, it’s easy to see why more than 400,000 people visit YSP every year.

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Opening Times

Grounds, YSP Centre open:
10.00 – 18.00
Galleries, Shop & Restaurant:
10.00 – 17.00
YSP Café: 10.00 – 17.00
Longside Gallery: 11.00 – 16.00
Gates locked: 18.00

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park
West Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG
Tel: 01924 832631



www.ysp.co.uk

Henry Moore Institute
Leeds

A world-recognised centre for the enjoyment and study of sculpture in the heart of Leeds

An award-winning exhibitions venue, research centre, library and sculpture archive, the institute hosts a year-round programme of exhibitions, conferences and lectures, as well as developing research and publications, to expand the understanding and scholarship of historical and contemporary sculpture.

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The institute of the Henry Moore Foundation, which was set up by Moore in 1977 to encourage appreciation of the visual arts, especially sculpture.

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Opening Times

Tuesday – Sunday
11.00 – 17.30

Research Library open:
Monday – Saturday 10.00 – 17.30
Wednesdays until 20.00
Sundays: 13.00 – 17.00
Closed bank holidays

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Henry Moore Institute
The Headrow
Leeds LS1 3AH
Tel: 0113 246746



www.henry-moore.org/hmi