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Thornthwaite Galleries

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Well worth a visit!

Really good quality arts & crafts, friendly welcoming atmosphere, very helpful staff, and one of... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Lunch and crafts

A tasty snack lunch surrounded by all kinds of interesting quality crafts at reasonable prices not... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Swindon, United Kingdom
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“cakes”(13 reviews)
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Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Really good quality arts & crafts, friendly welcoming atmosphere, very helpful staff, and one of the best tearooms we've visited! Thoroughly recommend.

Thank KJW_Danbury
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A tasty snack lunch surrounded by all kinds of interesting quality crafts at reasonable prices not to mention the tempting homemade cakes!

Thank vickyrose2018
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Visited recently while staying at nearby campsite in Braithwaite for tea and scones. All was delicious - scones home-made by the lady who runs the cafe with clotted cream and jam. You are surrounded by beautiful pictures, pottery, and so on whilst you eat with...More

Thank PrioryPengui
Reviewed 29 May 2018

As our son is interested in art we visited the gallery and were very pleasantly surprised and wondered why we hadn't visited before. There is a wide range of pictures and other goods such as wooden tables, pottery plus jewellery and cards. The tea room...More

Thank Singinggardener
Reviewed 12 March 2018

What a surprising find. This is a must go to place for beautiful unique crafts and paintings. The tea room is so inviting with delicious cakes and savouries with views to die for. The owners of the gallery were so inviting and went the extra...More

1  Thank jhoughton70
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

A really lovely gallery with lots of beautiful items from local artists, ranging in price from quite expensive to very reasonable. Absolutely gorgeous. My husband and I had a cream tea each - delicious, light scones, butter, clotted cream and jam. Couldn’t have been better....More

2  Thank Crazy_Cat_Lady112
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Always try and call in here for a browse and a good cup of coffee and a little treat from the cake and pastry stand. Never been disappointed and bought, with a little help for the owner, a JR Taylors fine print "Last of the...More

Thank digitraisedwhenasked
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Local crafts as well as art in this gallery, well set back from the road. Very tasteful and a good selection, good for browse too.

Thank PeteLucy434
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stopped here on our way back from a trip up the coast. The road up to the gallery is steep & narrow so you need to be careful driving but it's worth the effort as there are a large number of attractive paintings &...More

Thank Ge0rdiesc0use
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to call in at the gallery. Apart from the good selection of art and craftwork, from which we often buy, they provide excellent cakes and hot drinks. The people who run the gallery are friendly and helpful in the extreme and...More

Thank Derek C
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Hi. Yes they are. Didn't take mine but I know they are welcome x