BALTIC Centre For Contemporary Arts

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£360 - £3900 for Venue Hire
Up to 150
On-Site
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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Housed in a striking former flour mill and located on banks of the River Tyne, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a stylish and unique venue for a wedding to truly remember.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
£360
Maximum Price
£3,900
We offer our couples the opportunity to create their day based on the spaces they love and the food they want to serve. This means the day will flow according to your own preferences and guest numbers allowing you to take charge of the budget and spend more on the luxury details you both love. There are all-inclusive deals available if you'd prefer to take the guesswork out of your day.
What is included in this pricing:
External caterers not permitted
Furniture included
Exclusive use
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)

In-house catering
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£15
Maximum Price
£50
Current prices for a 3-Course 1:1:1 Banqueting menu is £45inc VAT with the option to add Canapes, Snacks, Cheeseboard Courses, Mini Desserts, Tea & Coffee with Petit Fours...plus our tasty Evening Food Options.

Packages
(total price)

Prices Start At
£7,000
Maximum Price
£9,000
Number of Guests Included
60
All-Inclusive Full Day Wedding: Ceremony, River Terrace - Wedding Breakfast in Six and Evening Reception in River Terrace Drinks & Canape Reception - Prosecco (1pp), Chef's Choice Canapes, with 3 Course Banqueting and Tea & Coffee and Informal Style Evening Food - includes DJ and 100 Evening Guests!
What is included in this pricing:
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Canapés included
Furniture included
Exclusive use
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Museum
Attraction
Dining Capacity
150
Reception Capacity
250
Usual Finish Time
01:00 AM
Late Night Extension
Yes

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence

Venue

Water View
Disabled Access
City View
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Wedding Licence
Full Description
At a standout venue you can't miss out on the North East's most iconic skyline, BALTIC is a landmark venue like no other sharing stunning views across the Newcastle Gateshead cityscape With plenty of glass and modern, private spaces to celebrate and indulge with your friends and family, you can book your special date all year round and yet appreciate bringing the outdoor, indoor! Delicious menus lovingly created in house with a view to delivering more sustainable, local and less wasteful dishes, the food is a delight! Dance the night away with friends and family on your own private balcony space.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Rachael
Thanks for enquiring with us - we can't wait to hear more about your Wedding plans. Speak soon! Rach x

Experience

No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
true
No. of People In Team
1
Reviews
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Tanya & Steven's Wedding
Married in November 2019
April 2019
Wedding of my Dreams!
We had our wedding at The Baltic 16/11/19. The entire team were FANTASTIC! I could not have wished for a better day. The whole process was a dream. The team keep in contact with you, keep you calm and up to date. They are also extremely creative and professional. I gave them my wedding decorations the night before and they worked magic with them. Honestly I can’t thank them enough for giving me the wedding of my dreams
Emmie & Jethro
Married in September 2019
April 2019
Unique Venue
The Baltic is such a unique venue, and the weddings team are an absolute pleasure to work with. Though we were halfway across the UK in London, Rachael and her team made us feel so confident and comfortable about choosing the Baltic as our venue. The staff were so friendly on our big day, and the food was absolutely incredible. People cannot stop talking about it! We could not have picked a better venue, or a better team, to help host our wedding. Thank you so much Rachael for pulling out all the stops and making us feel so special.
Helen & Yassir
Married in October 2016
April 2019
BALTIC was the perfect location
I just wanted to thank you and the team for last weekend and the support leading up to it. BALTIC was the perfect location - the room looked great, thank you for getting everything in place. I know our guests loved the views throughout the evening, it added to the great atmosphere and relaxed vibe.
Sarah & Simon
Married in August 2016
April 2019
A huge thank you
Just wanted to say a huge thank you and everyone that helped make Saturday the most amazing day. Every single person working on the day was great - so friendly and happy and helpful. It made the day so easy and fun and all our guests commented on what an amazing venue we had chosen.
Mark & Angela
Married in August 2016
April 2019
Truly an incredible day we will never forget!
It was truly an incredible day we will never forget! All of the team from beginning to end were amazing and we can't thank them enough. Lots of guests were commenting on not just on how fabulous the venue is but about about the staff too and how great they all were. We are so thankful to you for coordinating everything and looking after us from booking to now. Thank you!

Wedding Open Day

2nd February 2020
Visit our River Terrace for a chance meet local suppliers contributing to Ceremony and Wedding Breakfast set-ups and the Weddings at BALTIC team available to chat to about options for your big day.
Location & Contact Details

Address

South Shore Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 3BA, England

Travel Notes

Head towards Sage Gateshead and Gateshead Quays to find BALTIC.

Nearest Town

Newcastle

Nearest Motorway & Junction

A1

Nearest Train Station

Central Station, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Nearest Airport

Newcastle Airport

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FAQ
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What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Ask your wedding planner questions! We have helped dozens of couples through the course of planning their wedding with no question too daft or silly, we love to help and would rather you asked - it's not something you plan every day so use our experience to help you, that's what I'm here for!

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

Personal vows are such a lovely touch, and I see more and more couples trying to add more of their personality into the celebrations with the centrepieces echoing their favourite cities or hobbies as well as even 'nicknames' for guests on their place-cards. All these special touches make the day more memorable and special.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Iconic. Individual. Stylish. Unique. Northern.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Level 4 Viewing Terrace is a sweet spot especially in the warmer months. On one side we have the graphic font from the historic architecture of the building looking back along the Tyne but to look forward, with the Millennium Bridge in the background, it is a photographer's dream and encapsulates the whole feel of a building with such stunning height to enjoy these views.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Of course. But it would be rude of us to share...

What’s your favourite canapé?

Tempura Cauliflower - and it's Vegan too!

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Despite some couples moving away from your traditional tiered Wedding cake, I still love that we can slice and serve your cake for guests to help themselves during the evening reception as long as all allergen info is shared. A little sweet pick-me-up never hurt anyone...

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The glass scenic lifts which lift you up 6 floors to our stunning glass encased contemporary restaurant, Six.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our dedication to sourcing delicious local ingredients and our nose-to-tail ongoing campaign to use all we can from the meats we source. The food is so important on your wedding day, come to a venue that has the experience and love of local ingredients to make it a truly memorable day but that doesn't mean we can't accommodate Vegetarian or Vegan preferences - we have already had 3 Vegan weddings this year.

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