Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Sage Gateshead

Sage Gateshead is a music centre rooted deeply in the North, with an international profile. Sage is for audiences, for artists, for the North, and for the long term.

Opened in 2004 it is one of the premium concert venues in the UK and is also a centre for musical education.

Whether you’re visiting for the architecture or indulging in the world-class acoustics with the Royal Northern Sinfonia, Sage Gateshead should definitely be on your itinerary.

Take a look around Sage Gateshead here before you visit. You can explore our stunning concourse, take a peek inside Sage One and Sage Two, and even check out the view from the roof!

Sage Gateshead is open from 8.50 am 7 days a week. On performance days the building remains open for up to an hour after the final performance finishes (leaving plenty of time to grab a drink before you head off).

On non-performance days the building closes 30 minutes after the last class has started.

The Box Office counter is open from 12-6 pm on non-show days, and 12-8 pm on days with evening performances.

The welcome desk is open Monday to Friday, 9 am – 4 pm. During building opening hours, you can call the Welcome Desk on 0191 443 4666.