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A lovely way to spend a morning

A warm and friendly reception from all the staff, with interesting permanent exhibits and a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
Who's who in ceramics exhibition

Parking outside the gallery. Was not expecting to find an excellent collection of pots including... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Jane G
North Shields, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm and friendly reception from all the staff, with interesting permanent exhibits and a fascinating visiting exhibition of modern tapestries, illustrating the life of a lady living her life through the 60's. No cafe, but the library next door, has a great cafe with...More

Thank HollyGB70
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Parking outside the gallery. Was not expecting to find an excellent collection of pots including work by Hamada, Bernard Leach, Lucy Rie and Hans Coper for starters. It was the most wonderful surprise. Well labelled exhibits ( one error found!). Enthusiastic staff. Sadly we hadn't...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Many visits paid to Shipley Art Gallery especially during school and college days. Well worth having a look around - some interesting exhibits.

Thank suepol2018
Reviewed 10 May 2018

When planning a way to pass time and spend little the Shipley is ideal.It holds examples of the artistic skills of many whose talent ranges from painting to proggy mats,I have seen historic artifacts,beautiful glass sculpture ,quilts to name those I remember.

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 9 May 2018

A lovely building housing some really lovely pieces and regularly has events on, well worth a visit.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This is a great gallery, Small but with a good range of art and local crafts. They also do interesting courses.

Thank Linzcharlton
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

This little gallery is a mix of old and new, of local and national, and honestly, good and bad. There should be something here that will interest everyone. I made a design out of wooden shapes and the next kid in the door trashed it....More

Thank DavidC856
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Wonderful gallery with an amazing collection of art. A real oasis of culture in our town. A focal point for the arts

Thank Ros896
Reviewed 25 January 2018

A well set out Art Gallery featuring all sorts of arts from the old masters right up to modern paintings, some beautiful ceramics and porcelain and other artefacts. We spent a good two hours wandering around the galleries and I was surprised by how many...More

Thank Highleghlady
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

A good ,not too large museum and gallery. Easy to get to on the bus .The museum element is unusual the art collection good.

Thank Adam M
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