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Sat 1 - Sun 23 Dec 2018

Turner Contemporary presents Christmas Has Landed

Join us this December for our festive programme 'Christmas Has Landed'.

Turner Contemporary presents four festive-filled weekends of art, making and sustainable creativity starting on Saturday 1 December with our Christmas tree lights switch on.

Scroll down to see everything you can experience at Turner Contemporary this festival season.

 

Saturday 15 December:

Waste Free Winter Market

10am - 5pm, The Foyle Rooms / Free

The Student Makers Market Presents a Waste Free Winter Market.

An extraordinary event created by young makers, artists and designers from across Kent who are working with rescued and salvaged materials. Alongside the market there will be a number of fashion shows and workshops through the day.

Find out more here

 

Sunday 16 December:

Waste Free Winter Market

10am - 5pm, The Foyle Rooms / Free

The Student Makers Market Presents a Waste Free Winter Market.

An extraordinary event created by young makers, artists and designers from across Kent who are working with rescued and salvaged materials. Alongside the market there will be a number of fashion shows and workshops through the day.

Find out more here

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Easy Sunday: BRIGHT! COLOUR / LIGHT

1-4pm Clore Learning Studio £4.50 per child/ FREE for CT9 Residents

Drop into the Clore Learning Studio on Sundays to create your own masterpiece with our friendly Navigators. Be inspired by the light and colour in the works of art around you and explore new materials with collage, mirrors and lots of bright colours!

 

Saturday 22 December:

Family Highlight Tour

11am and 2pm / Free / Meet on the Balcony

Book your free ticket here

Join us for a fun and friendly family tour exploring the stories behind the artworks currently on show at Turner Contemporary. Children must be accompanied by an adult during the tour. 

Family Workshop: Dreaming of a Bright Future with Zoe Murphy

1pm - 4pm / Drop in / Free

A sustainable decoration making family workshop.

Inspired by Turner Contemporary’s futuristic Christmas tree Does the Iterative Fit, join Margate Maker Zoe Murphy to create your own 3D Christmas decorations. We’ll use recycled materials to make new, festive and futuristic designs to take home.

 

Sunday 23 December:

Family Workshop: Dreaming of a Bright Future with Zoe Murphy

1pm - 4pm / Drop in / Free

A sustainable decoration making family workshop.

Inspired by Turner Contemporary’s futuristic Christmas tree Does the Iterative Fitjoin Margate Maker Zoe Murphy to create your own 3D Christmas decorations. We’ll use recycled materials to make new, festive and futuristic designs to take home.

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Christmas and New Year Closures

Christmas Closure

Turner Contemporary will be closed on Christmas Eve (Monday 24th December), Christmas Day (Tuesday 25th December) and Boxing Day (Wednesday 26th December).

The gallery will be open as normal on Thursday 27th - Sunday 30th December.

New Years Closure

Turner Contemporary will be closed on New Years Eve (Monday 31st December).

The gallery will be open as normal on New Years Day (Tuesday 1st January 2019).


Sunday 30 December:

Sunday Winter Sessions at Turner Contemporary Cafe

2.30pm / Cafe / Free

Warm up the cold Sunday afternoons and join us for soothing jazz from the Dulcie May Trio. 


Christmas and New Year Opening Times

Sunday 23rd December: 10am - 5pm
Monday 24th December (Christmas Eve): Closed
Tuesday 25th December (Christmas Day): Closed
Wednesday 26th December (Boxing Day): Closed
Thursday 27th December: 10am - 5pm
Friday 28th December: 10am - 5pm
Saturday 29th December: 10am - 5pm
Sunday 30th December: 10am - 5pm
Monday 31st December (New Year's Eve): Closed
Tuesday 1st January 2019 (New Year's Day): 10am - 5pm

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