Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 2158 | FREE ADMISSION

What's On - Highlights

UNESCO International Day of Light

22 May 2019

Students from schools across the Solent area are visiting John Hansard Gallery to celebrate UNESCO International Day of Light and discovering the importance of light in our everyday lives.Practical workshops will explore light technologies and  ...More
Pint of Science

22 May 2019

Pint of Science comes to John Hansard Gallery! Explore the frontiers of light science with discussions about AI, LiDAR, quantum dots for virtual reality and the next generation of optical fibres for the Internet. Get ready to enlighten  ...More
Colourful Walkway

09 May 2019 - 01 June 2019

A lively display of entries to our Colourful Walkway competition, as part of our Community Takeover.  In 2018 we invited Southampton based children aged 4-11 to design elements for a public art work – a road crossing which will be  ...More
Make Our Selves At Home: Creative Drop In Sessions with Storyteller in Residence, Nazneen Ahmed

30 May 2019 - 29 August 2019

As John Hansard Gallery's Storyteller in Residence, Nazneen is designing ways in which gallery visitors and staff can feel at home in the gallery and share their stories. Make Our Selves At Home is a peaceful, informal creative drop in, where  ...More


John Hansard Gallery is an internationally recognised and locally engaged contemporary art gallery in Southampton. We are part of the University of Southampton and supported by Arts Council England. More... 


John Hansard Gallery is a member of Plus Tate. More...