Judging panel visits Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

The judges for the Museum of the Year 2013 have visited the Baltic gallery in Gateshead, one of the ten museums in the running for the £100,000 prize.

The Gateshead gallery is one of the ten finalists for the prestigious Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2013. Celebrating the very best UK museums and galleries, the prize rewards and highlights museums' innovation and creativity in bringing objects and collections to life.

The judges visited Baltic to experience the museum's exhibition and learning programmes, meeting director Godfrey Worsdale and Head of Learning Emma Thomas, as well as visiting the gallery's Newcastle project space Baltic 39. Find out what Telegraph arts editor Sarah Crompton had to say: 

Venue details

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road Tyne and Wear NE8 3BA 0191 4781810 www.balticmill.com

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon, Wed – Sun, 10am –​ 6pm
Tue,10.30am –​ 6pm