About the gallery
The gallery is based in Southampton’s Civic Centre and opened in the year 1939.
It offers the opportunity to enjoy high quality exhibitions ranging from painting, sculpture and drawing, to photography and film.
It also offers a permanent collection and displays that change regularly to ensure new experiences with each visit. It holds a internationally important collection of over 5,300 works of art.
The gallery now has a dedicated website, with detailed information on exhibitions, events and even more.
The gallery is also available to hire for weddings. You can find more information about holding a ceremony at Southampton City Art Gallery on our dedicated ceremonies page.