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Art Gallery, free entry

Cartwright Hall

Cartwright Hall

Contact

Enquiries

01274 431212

Address

Lister Park,
Bradford,
BD9 4NS

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 1 Mar - Sun 1 Apr Art in the Park
Fri 7 Jul - Sat 5 Jun The Hockney Gallery
Wed 13 Sep - Sun 8 Apr Glisten and Shine: Glass
Tue 19 Sep - Mon 8 Jul 100 Years of Bradford Painters
Sat 11 Nov - Sun 8 Apr Cupola: A Circus Installation
Sat 25 Nov - Sun 22 Apr Decades of Delight: 250 Years of Circus

Details

Cartwright Hall is Bradford's civic art gallery and offers an exciting programme of contemporary exhibitions, with four permanent galleries displaying works from our art collections. The collections consist mainly of 19th and 20th century British art, with strong collections of international contemporary prints and contemporary South Asian art and crafts.

Cartwright Hall is set in the magnificent, Green Flag-awarded grounds of Lister Park, with a boating lake, adventure playground and Mughal Gardens. There is a privately run cafe in the Lister Park boat house which opens seasonally. Served by buses:622, 623, 626, 653, 662, 737. On occasion there may be limited access to galleries due to booked events. Please contact Reception for information in advance of your visit 01274 431212.

***Due to essential upgrades to security systems at Cartwright Hall, the gallery will be closed to the public between 1st January 2018 and 1st February 2018. This work is essential for the gallery to meet stringent international standards which will enable us to work more closely with high profile national and international institutions to bring some of the world's most prestigious art to Bradford in the future. For all enquires please ring 01274 431212.***

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaGift shopPicnic siteAccepts groups

Disabled accessDogs acceptedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

Opening details

Due to essential maintenance, Cartwright Hall will be closed to the public 1st January 2018 to 1st February 2018.

Tues - Fri 10:00 - 16:00
Sat and Sun 11:00 - 16:00

Closed: Mondays (except Bank Holidays), Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Prices

Free entry

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    Location

    Directions

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    Map reference: SE 151351  Lat: 53.81196 Long: -1.77215

    Cartwright Hall Art Gallery is in the middle of Lister Park, one and a half miles from the City Centre on the A650 Manningham Lane. There is limited parking in Lister Park, accessible from North Park Road (off Oak Lane). Lister Park is served by many city centre bus services including 23, 25, 26, 49, 51, 52, 53, 54, 622, 647, 662, w5. Cartwright Hall is about ten minutes' uphill walk from Frizinghall railway station.

    For help in planning your journey by public transport, please visit www.wymetro.com

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0.8 miles from Frizinghall Train station

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
    • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
    • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired