Lakeside Arts is located at the South Entrance of the University of Nottingham’s University Park Campus, about 2.5 miles from Nottingham city centre. Our postcode is NG7 2RD.
It’s quick and easy to book tickets for events at Lakeside Arts. Book online, by phone or in person at the box office.
Lakeside’s cafés open at 8am or 9am most days (10am on Sundays), with our artistic and heritage spaces opening a little later. View our general opening times for all of our facilities.
Everyone is welcome at Lakeside Arts. We want everything we do to be accessible to all our audiences and are continually looking for ways to improve.
We are one of the largest University-based arts centres in the UK and over 200,000 people of all ages and abilities engage annually with Lakeside’s cultural programme.
Sit back, meet friends and relax, or enjoy a business breakfast, in one of Lakeside’s inviting cafés.
If you’re planning on visiting with your family, here’s some information we think you might find useful.
Bring your group to Lakeside for outstanding performances, fascinating exhibitions and interactive workshops – all in our unique parkland setting.
The Lakeside Shop is packed with unique and unusual handmade, design-led gifts for the extra special people in your life.
Nottingham Lakeside Arts is set in the beautiful surroundings of Highfields Park and University Park, the latter of which has Green Flag status.
Explore events and exhibitions at Lakeside
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