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Delve into the Shipley stores to learn more about the history and stories behind the portraits
Thursday 15 March
Thursday 19 April
Thursday 17 May
Thursday 21 June
Thursday 13 September
Thursday 18 October
Thursday 22 November
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Changing faces: Portraits of the Shipley collection
Join Gateshead U3A members for an insightful behind-the-scenes tour where you will discover some of the hidden portraits of the Shipley Art Gallery's impressive painting collection and learn more about their history and stories.
The tour will be followed by refreshments in the main gallery.
Dates for the tours are listed on this page, but if independent groups would like to book onto an additional tour, please email Ruth Sheldon, Project Coordinator at the Shipley Art Gallery to inquire about availability. (Max 10 people per tour)