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Mercer Gallery

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Comprehensive Art Collection

Small gallery which enables you to get close up and personal with the exhibits. Friendly attendants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris B
Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
Brilliant Display of Art

Very pleasant morning spent browsing the display of local interest pictures. Especially enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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31 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small gallery which enables you to get close up and personal with the exhibits. Friendly attendants who are very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant morning spent browsing the display of local interest pictures. Especially enjoyed the architectural drawings of local buildings

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 20 January 2019

We visit the Mercer several times a year. It is a nice Gallery which is always worth a visit. It has good and varied exhibitions. They quite often have a John Atkinson Grimshaw on display definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shaun D
Reviewed 18 January 2019

Two seniors, who visit the delightful town of Harrogate several times a year, always visit the 'Mercer' gallery. This year was no exception and the gallery is as well stocked with quality offerings as it always is. The staff are delightful, and this small Gallery...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Around the time of Christmas 2018, thankfully, The Mercer Gallery was open ... if quiet. Some of Harrogate's own treasures were on display. A nice couple of Grimshaws and many other notable artworks, some of which I've had previous sight of. But what made this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank 950anguse
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Several good exhibits. Small shop with good, but expensive, gifts. Pleasant. Free entry with donation box for non skinflints. A bit hard to find - not enough signposting. If you can see the public toilets across from the tourist information shop, then that's the rear...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank whatdidicomefor
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A nice way to pass half and hour to an hour. Some very nice landscapes. Plus a photo exhibition when we were there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maria T
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Certainly worth a quick visit - 30 minutes should suffice. Interesting English artists. But a nice chance to take a break from the cafes and shops.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RWupp64
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We regularly visit the gallery. They have a good selection of exhibitions throughout the year. It’s not a huge gallery but It is definitely worth a visit and of course it’s free,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shaun D
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This used to be the town hall but has been converted into an art gallery. Friendly staff and some great pictures (we saw the 'From today, painting is dead' exhibition. I particularly liked the two paintings by John Atkinson Grimshaw.

Date of experience: October 2018
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