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Turner Contemporary


Discover new ways of seeing, learning and thinking at Turner Contemporary.

Inspired by JMW Turner’s spirit of enquiry, our WE ARE CURIOUS education activities, events and projects use hands-on exploration and philosophical enquiry to enhance your visit and enrich learning.

"The gallery is the best thing that has happened to Margate in the last millennium." Andy Somers, Principal, Hartsdown Technology College

Download our our 2014-15 schools poster featuring exhibitions, events and visiting information.

Contact us: 
Karen Eslea, Head of Learning
Catherine Nicholson, Learning Officer
Lydia Laitung, Learning Intern

You can hire any of our education spaces find out more > 

We are a charity and need your support to continue our work with schools, universities and young people. Donate today >

Unique learning opportunities Unique learning opportunities
Support our aim to help people see, think and learn differently.
Give £25


World-class art for all World-class art for all
Help us ensure that everyone has access to great art, for free, always.
Give £50


Transforming Margate Transforming Margate
Be a catalyst for regeneration in Margate by helping to sustain our work.
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