Can you help keep Firstsite fantastic, fun and free?

The impact of shutting Firstsite has been huge for us and the communities we work with, which is why we are reaching out to you to help us.

Whatever you can give today can help us continue our work, collaborate with more communities and find creative solutions to the world we find in front of us.

Donate now

Our galleries, café, and shop are now open everyday 10am – 5pm, with cinema screenings into the evening. Find out what’s on.

There’s no need to book to visit, just turn up! Find out more about our new way of visiting.

Our new Feel Good Artist Activity Pack is available now – download your free copy here

A backlit window showing a repeating paper chain design displayed on the sash window frame

Ella’s Antony Gormley inspired paper chain 28th April 2020


Art is where the home is

Thank you to Ella from artist Antony Gormley’s studio who has shared a picture of her repeating paper chain!

Have a go at making one yourself, featured on page 4 of our first free artist-created activity pack.

Find out more