See priceless art at Margate’s Turner Contemporary

Margate, Kent

Pay a visit to Margate’s international gallery Turner Contemporary for contemporary and historic art.

Margate’s free-to-enter art gallery has won worldwide acclaim for its presentation of contemporary and historic works of art. A stimulating programme of temporary exhibitions, events and chance to listen to talks by the artists, joining an exhibition-themed workshop, or just wandering beside the stunning displays.

The gallery offers sensational views over the North Kent Coast and captures the dramatic light effects.

Visitors can enjoy al fresco dining or food from the gallery’s own restaurant, then gaze out at the main sands as the sun sets amid skies Turner dubbed ‘the loveliest in Europe’.

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