Berwick upon Tweed Borough Museum and Art Gallery

Berwick upon Tweed Borough Museum and Art Gallery
The Clock Block
Berwick Barracks
Berwick Upon Tweed
TD15 1DG




01289 301869


01289 330540

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barracks square with cannons and museum in background
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A collection of local social history and fine and decorative art set in a historic barracks complex. The international art comes from the collection of Sir William Burrell.

Venue Type:


Opening hours

1 April-30 September
Wed-Sun 1000-1700

Closed: 1 October-31 March

Admission charges


  • English Heritage
  • Museums Association

Additional info

Library access via Berwick Record Office. During winter closure free guided tours by appointment.

Berwick Borough Museum & Art Gallery houses a collection which ranges from 'Window on Berwick' to Burrell's 'Berwick' Collection, including Degas, Venetian glassware, Japanese Imari pottery, German pewter and Ming vases. Plus Medieval chalices, Roman glass, fine Watercolours and contemporary exhibitions.

Collection details

Archaeology, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History