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Aberdeen Art Museum

Northeast Scotland's most important art gallery now has seven exhibition spaces where over 1,000 of its treasures are displayed. There's also a penthouse gallery hosting three touring exhibitions each year. The collection contains excellent paintings, prints, drawings, sculptures, porcelain, costumes, and more, from 18th-century art to major contemporary British works by Lucien Freud and Henry Moore. Scottish artists are well represented in the permanent collection and special exhibits. Local stone has been used in the interior walls, pillars, and the central fountain, all designed by the acclaimed British sculptor Barbara Hepworth.

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Schoolhill
Aberdeen, Aberdeen City  AB10 1FQ, Scotland

03000-200293

www.aagm.co.uk

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