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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

Contact us: 
Karen Eslea, Head of Learning and Visitor Experience
Molly Molloy, Learning Officer
Jennifer Scott, Schools Officer

To book a session, download our booking form below and send it to

Turner Contemporary's Spring 2018 Learning Partner is St Lawrence College
St Lawrence College in Ramsgate, founded in 1879, is a thriving independent, co-educational, day and boarding school for children aged 3 to 18 years.  Small class sizes and excellent pastoral care ensure that all 650 pupils receive individual attention.  Academic standards are high across all years in the school and a generous range of scholarships and bursaries are available for talented individuals.
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Turner Contemporary is an Artsmark Partner and an Arts Award Centre

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

Unique Learning Opportunities
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World-class art for all
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Transforming Margate
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