The Hive at New Standard Works is located on the ground floor of a Grade II listed former jewellery manufactory, built in 1879.

Explore the building’s industrial heritage and contemporary uses through creative exhibitions and installations throughout the ground floor which includes a Heritage Room, Gallery and Makers Studio.  Free entry to exhibitions and ‘hands-on’ craft activities available every day we are open.

We also run a programme of craft courses for adults and families, please look at our events pages or social media @thehiveJQ to see What's On.  

Also, on the ground floor is the Hive Café & Bakery; serving delicious organic and freshly made breakfast (7-10am), Lunch (12-2pm) and open for cakes and drinks all day. The food includes ingredients from the rooftop garden handpicked the same morning!

At The Hive we are proud to offer an inclusive and friendly welcome to all our visitors.

Please visit our detailed subsite by clicking HERE.