Armchair Gallery

Explore Newstead Abbey with Armchair Gallery and enjoy world-class art and culture wherever you are.

We can’t all get to Newstead Abbey...

But, with special features for people living with dementia, Armchair Gallery brings world-class art and culture to you.

Discover, play and create with your favourite artists. Including artworks and artefacts from the collections of Newstead Abbey, Chatsworth House, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, The Lowry, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Pitt Rivers Museum and Mr Straw's House.

Help write one of Lord Byron’s most famous poems and meet his beloved dog, Botswain. Colour a Canaletto, create your own Hepworth, take a selfie with Lowry and much, much more…

The app comes with instructions for tried-and-tested creative activities to explore with the people you care for.

Available for iOS and Android.

Download on the App Store
Get it on Google Play

Armchair Gallery was created by City Arts (Nottingham) with support from Social Tech Trust and The Baring Foundation. With thanks to Arts Council England and Nottingham City Council.