The Spanish Gallery

2022
Dates: (23 Mar 2022 - 30 Oct 2022)
Wednesday - Sunday 11:00 - 16:00
2022
Dates: (3 Nov 2022 - 17 Dec 2022)
Thursday - Saturday 11:00 - 15:00
2023
Dates: (27 Jan 2023 - 19 Mar 2023)
Thursday - Saturday 11:00 - 15:00

The Spanish Gallery tells a story of Golden Age Spanish art during the 16th and 17th centuries, exploring how its artists expressed the tension between man’s yearning for eternity and the self-evident transience of life.

Francisco de Zurbarán’s collection of masterpieces, Jacob and His Twelve Sons, have hung in Auckland Castle Long Dining Room for more than 250 years. These stunning works of art form the focal point for The Spanish Gallery, opening in Bishop Auckland’s Market Place on October 15th, 2021. Tours of the Long Dining room are available Thursday to Saturday if you book a ticket for the Spanish Gallery.

If you need to discuss your accessibility requirements with us, please email enquiries@aucklandproject.org and we will respond to you individually.

In order for us to safely manage capacities, we’re asking all guests to book timed tickets online before visiting, but a small number of tickets are available on the day subject to availability.

Parking available at North Bondgate, DL14 7PG.

Venue
Market Place
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 7NJ

Website

FollowUs

Events Finder
Calendar

Search

Join the club and receive special offers for events and much more
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

WhatsOn Blog

View All

Moving Dance Tribute to the North East’s Heritage, Stairwall – The Things We Find by Esther Huss, Reinvigorates Industrial Communities

Inspired by the notion of ‘almost too serious’, Stairwall - The Things We Find, is a playful exchange of dance, visual art, and music, which holds the beauty of the North East, and the stories communities offer at its core.

Read More

Celebrate the Festive Season with the Tyne Theatre and Opera House!

Coming to a show Tyne Theatre and Opera House is a great way to kick-start your Christmas – and you’ll be spoilt for choice. From Panto to Ballet, from crafting to music, the Theatre has something for everyone.

Read More