Explore Art & Culture
Art is an essential part of the character of the city of Leeds, with world - class exhibitions at the Leeds Art Gallery, the Henry Moor Institute and the Leeds Art University, among many other independent galleries.
Leeds has a thriving and diverse cultural scene and many inspiring art venues. Explore the visual arts scene of the city and visit the newly restored Leeds Art Gallery which houses the best collection of art outside London in the 20th century.
The Tetley is a modern art centre located in the former headquarters of the Tetley Brewery. The Leeds Gallery at Munro House is an impartial art gallery that reveals artists, illustrators, photographers and designers all over the world.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery hosts innovative art exhibitions from the Brotherton Gallery's University Art Collection and Treasures and displays one of the world's best rare books, manuscripts, art archives.
Leeds also houses the Opera North and the Northern Ballet, home to shows, comedies, concerts, live performances and West End theatre productions.