Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds

MUSEUMS AND ART GALLERIES


VISIT LEEDS’S LEADING MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES

Explore the vibrant art scene in Leeds and enjoy educational and family friendly exhibits within walking distance of the Radisson Blu Hotel. The city’s love of art continues to grow as it hosts a wide range of art and culture festivals every year.
 
Explore the arts in Leeds
Leeds Art Gallery’s collection of 20th-century British art make it one of the City’s most visited attractions, while the Henry Moore Institute houses an impressive assortment of sculptures by Moore and other artists. Additionally, Leeds City Museum will delight kids of all ages with exciting workshops.
 
Henry Moore Institute

  • Their collection of Moore’s artwork is one of the most comprehensive single-artist collections in the world
  • Hosts modern exhibitions presenting a range of sculptures from around the world
  • Curates the Leeds Museums and Galleries’ sculpture collection
 
Leeds Art Gallery
  • Reopened on October 2017 following the extensive renovations uncovering the original Victorian glass roof in the Central Court Gallery
  • One of the most outstanding collections of modern British art outside London
  • First opened in 1888
 
Leeds City Museum
  • Rory’s Saturday Club hosts children’s craft workshops every Saturday between 11:00 and 12:15, as well as activities for children during school holidays
  • Keep an eye out for its famous Leeds Tiger, and the huge map of Leeds on the floor of the central hall
  • Has six galleries, including:
    • Ancient World’s Gallery where you can see the mummy of Nesyammum
    • Leeds Story which shows the history of the city
    • Life on Earth where you’ll find the Leeds Tiger and kids can dig for fossils
    • Special exhibits
 
Plan your visit from Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds

Henry Moore Institute
  • Opening hours:
11:00 – 17:30 (Tuesday)
11:00 – 20:00 (Wednesday)
11:00 – 17:30 (Thursday to Sunday
Monday and Bank Holidays: Closed
  • Admission is free
  • Is located across the street from the hotel
Leeds Art Gallery
  • Opening hours:
10:00 – 15:00 (Tuesday to Friday)
11:00 – 15:00 (Sunday)
Monday (Closed)
  • Admission is free. Charges apply to special exhibits
  • Is located a few buildings west of the hotel on the Headrow
Leeds City Museum
  • Opening hours:
10:00 – 17:00 (Tuesday to Friday)
11:00 – 17:00 (Saturday, Sunday & bank holidays)
Monday (Closed)
  • Admission is free. Charges apply to special exhibits
Is located on Millennium Square on the corner of Cookridge Street and Rossington Street a 5-minute walk from the hotel