Arts Centre Washington
The Arts Centre Washington is a vibrant and exciting focus for arts activities offering a theatre, gallery, artists' studios, recording studio, licensed bar, rehearsal rooms and function rooms.
The year round programme of arts activities includes exhibitions, theatre, dance, music, festivals, classes and workshops for all ages. Whether you have planned to have an afternoon visit or just drop in for half an hour there is something for everybody to do at the Arts Centre.
Biddick Lane, Fatfield
District 7, Washington
Tyne & Wear
Tel: 0191 219 3455Visit Arts Centre Washington website
The Courtyard café/bar based in the Arts Centre gives the visitor the opportunity to spend a morning or an afternoon at the centre enjoying a good value meal for lunch or dinner.
The bar is opens regular pub hours so visitors can relax and enjoy a drink in the Centre's picturesque surroundings.
If you are looking for an unusual gift or an original addition to your home the recently developed craft shop at the Arts Centre features a wide range of high quality craft work at affordable prices. On the first Saturday of every month from 10am, the Arts Centre stages the highly popular art and craft fair where you can find a range of hand-made goods from ceramics and glass-ware to jewellery and textiles.
Phone 0191 219 3455 for more details
If you are driving follow signs for District 7 and Fatfield. If you are travelling by public transport catch the M1 or M3 bus from Heworth Interchange or The Galleries, Washington. If you are on the coast to coast bike route you pass the Arts Centre on the way, so pop in.