Gosport Gallery

Gosport Gallery
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Gosport Gallery hosts a wide variety of exhibitions and events from shows by the finest local artists to exhibitions drawing on the rich museum collections held by Gosport and Hampshire councils.

It is fast becoming a regional venue for major touring exhibitions from national museums and collections. In addition, they run a programme of events ranging from theatrical productions to fun days, talks to art workshops.

The gallery is a bright and welcoming exhibition space located in the historic former assembly hall of Gosport Grammar School. Whilst it maintains several of the buildings original features, such as the floor and the balcony, it has been renovated to the highest standards to allow secure display of items of national importance.

You can find Gosport Gallery a short walk from the main Discovery Centre building, behind the Local Studies Centre. Admission is free, donations are welcome.

Venue Type:

Museum, Library, Archive, Gallery

Opening hours

Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Admission charges

Free

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Out of Egypt

  • 7 April — 19 May 2018 *on now

Discover how Ancient Egyptians treated their dead and see many of the objects placed in the tomb for the afterlife including scarabs and mummified animals, mummy masks and wrappings, shabti figures and jewellery.

There are lots of activities, games and puzzles to try. Write your name in hieroglyphics, count like an Egyptian, or hunt for creepy crawlies.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free

Website

https://www.hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/event/out-egypt-1

Making a Splash

Making A Splash - Community Exhibition

  • 26 May — 7 July 2018

Individuals and groups of all ages have worked incredibly hard by crocheting, knitting, lacing, crafting and painting to create this exhibition and every piece of work is appreciated, large and small. So why not join in! The scene is still growing and you are invited to create work for it while it is still here.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free

Website

https://www.hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/event/making-splash-community-exhibition

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Play Gallery

Gosport Play Gallery

  • 7 April — 19 May 2018 *on now

Explore colour, line, texture and shape through hands-on activities and play. Create your own portrait and sculpture. An opportunity to see artworks from the contemporary collection of Hampshire Cultural Trust. Lots of hands-on sensory activities to explore. Walk on the textured pathway and colour changing floor, sort the items into the paint pots, view the exhibition with a periscope and lots more.

Suitable for

  • 0-4
  • 7-10
  • 5-6
  • 11-13

Admission

Free

Website

https://www.hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/event/gosport-play-gallery-0

Gosport Gallery
Walpole Road
Gosport
Hampshire
PO12 1NS
England

Website

Discovery Centre website

https://www.hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/gosport-gallery

Gosport Gallery website

www3.hants.gov.uk/gosport-gallery.htm

E-mail

General Enquiries

enquiries@hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk

sarah.greenaway@hants.gov.uk

Telephone

General Enquiries

023 9250 1957

02392 523463

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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