Heritage Open Days
From Mansion House to Art House
Open day at 55 Westgate Road celebrating the city’s oldest arts building. Take a tour of this unique town house that stands on the line of Hadrian’s Wall – Featured as ‘Assembly House’ on the ‘Corbridge Map’ of 1723.
As a Mansion House, it was the centre of civic power in the 1680s. The building now stands as modernised in 1788.
The building will be hosting installation work by Jenny Purrett.
Beachcoming and woodland walks petrified in porcelain.
Suitable for accompanied children aged 12 years and over.
Opening Days and Times:
Saturday 9th September 2017
Tours at 1100, 1200, 1400
You can book a space online
Or over the phone 0191 261 5618