Venue hire

Hire the Laing Art Gallery

The cafe dressed for an event at the Laing Art Gallery

The Laing Art Gallery is available to hire for private events including evening functions, meetings and weddings.


Find out more about getting married at the Laing Art Gallery.

Evening functions and receptions

The Laing Art Gallery provides a beautiful city centre venue for events in Newcastle. The whole gallery is available to hire as a venue for social functions, drinks receptions and corporate events. Alternatively, you can hire a smaller space such as our restaurant or Marble Hall for an event.

Meetings, training courses and seminars

The gallery has a meeting room available for hire. Our location in Newcastle city centre and the function room's setting in the heart of the venue makes it an ideal space for meetings, training courses and seminars.


We can provide event catering including buffets, conference catering and drinks.

Download our conferences and dining brochure (PDF, 1.1MB)

Download our wine list (PDF, 274KB)

Room capacities

Theatre Boardroom DinnerReception
Function room 60202060
Marble Hall and restaurant 80240
18th and 19th century gallery 100
Northern Spirit 150
Whole building 550

To find out more about hiring the Laing Art Gallery for an event please contact us on:

Telephone: (0844) 856 1074