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Leighton Art Gallery, - CLOSED

8 Trinity Street, Weymouth DT4 8TW, England
+44 1305 767475
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worth a visit

an interesting gallery with a wide and varied and in part original collection of artwork it looks... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
matt d
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Beautiful painting of Kynance Cove

I went to Cornwall the first week of May this year as a trip down memory lane from when I was a kid... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Matthew H
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Meopham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent44%
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13 Sep 2016
“worth a visit”
25 May 2016
“Beautiful painting of Kynance Cove”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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8 Trinity Street, Weymouth DT4 8TW, England
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+44 1305 767475
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

an interesting gallery with a wide and varied and in part original collection of artwork it looks like the owner is retiring soon, I do hope it stays open

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Reviewed 25 May 2016

I went to Cornwall the first week of May this year as a trip down memory lane from when I was a kid with my family. One place in particular that I wanted to visit was Kynance Cove, my mums favourite place by far to...More

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Susan L, Owner at Leighton Art Gallery,, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Thank you for your kind recommendation. Martin found it a pleasure to create a painting which meant so much to your Mother. A painting can be a gift to last a lifetime and this will remind you all of happy times on holiday together, so...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful little gallery. The artist, Martin, is very friendly and makes you feel welcome. Full of beautiful paintings. Well worth a visit.

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Susan L, Owner at Leighton Art Gallery,, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2016

Sue Leighton, owner of Leighton Art Gallery with artist Martin Leighton. Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to seeing you at the gallery again.

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

lovely paintings, felt very welcome. something for everybody. tucked away in side street up some stairs but worth a look round to say the least.

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Reviewed 18 September 2015

Small place near the harbour over two floors, so if you're not good with stairs probably not the place to go. The had a wide range of different art styles available. Friendly place, welcoming. If you're passing I would pop in, you may find something...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Hidden in a little corner is the Leighton Art Gallery, we were immediately captivated by the amazing talents of the artist who came and spoke to us about his style. Very interesting and informative about some amazing pictires. Honestly this is a must visit when...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

We like this gallery, went there on Saturday, artist is friendly, paintings are nice indeed. As good a gallery as Westover Gallery in my view. Bought a nice picture, may go back in the future.

Thank John G
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Tucked away just off the Harbour is a real treasure, The Leighton Art Gallery. Its on the first floor above a convenience store but its well worth the walk up the stairs. The Artist himself Martin Leighton is usually in attendance and he is ready...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015

excellent selection of paintings,very spacious layout, lots of room to observe and inspect all paintings hung up well.

Thank UK A
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

TUCKED away down a small back street in an old sail loft barely 50 metres from Weymouth’s harbourside is a little gem of art, the Leighton Gallery. Just standing in front of the premises – which are on the far side of the harbour from...More

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