The building of Newlyn Art Gallery, is of unique building design and modern architecture.
The gallery building has a glass structure supports the side of the lower ground floor, supporting upper levels. The first floor exterior walls, are clad in wet-laid Cornish slate, a building method specific to the region, but rarely seen in modern buildings.
The glass curtain wall allows panoramic views of Newlyn Green and the sea while sliding doors lead to a secluded garden and outdoor seating area. The versatile Lower Gallery presents small exhibitions, projects and events. The Education Room & Studio Cafe on the first floor of the pavilion has a vast window offering panoramic views across Mounts Bay, as well as a skylight the length of the gabled ceiling.
Newlyn Art Gallery is a small building with limited access to parking. The gallery is a must see for artists and enthusiasts alike.