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Great Exhibition of the North

We’re proud to be playing a big part in the Great Exhibition of the North, a three-month celebration of the North of England’s pioneering spirit and the impact of our inventors, artists and designers.

England’s biggest event in 2018, it will be pack a programme of amazing exhibits, live performances, and displays of innovation, new artworks and unforgettable experiences including some special events happening right here on our campus.

From 22 June to 9 September, the North of England will be alive with Great North activity, which is made up of a central programme which follows three trails of discovery across the city.

By following the three trails across Newcastle and Gateshead you’ll discovery our cultural highlights along the themes of Art, Design and Innovation. The official design trail flows directly through Northumbria’s City Campus with a plethora of inspiring exhibitions, displays and events exploring a range of themes from healthy eating and nutrition to the lives of volunteers in confluences and emergencies.

GEOTN also includes a number of ‘Inspired by’ events, a massive programme of fringe-festival like events and exhibitions including 15 hosted by Northumbria.

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