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1853 Gallery

| Salts Mill, Saltaire BD18 3LA, England
+44 1274 531163
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An Amazing Experience!

I don’t think I have ever been in such a massive building as Salts Mill! What a feat of Victorian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen V
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great use of a large open space

The 1853 Gallery is the David Hockney focussed Art Gallery and Art Materials shop on the ground... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve_of_N21
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“david hockney” (12 reviews)
“titus salt” (6 reviews)
“book shop” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
| Salts Mill, Saltaire BD18 3LA, England
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+44 1274 531163
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"david hockney"
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"titus salt"
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"book shop"
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"salts mill"
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"the ground floor"
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"jonathan silver"
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"for sale"
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"art materials"
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"old mill"
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"home shop"
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"few hours"
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"art lovers"
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"free parking"
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"several times"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t think I have ever been in such a massive building as Salts Mill! What a feat of Victorian architecture and engineering. Watched the video of the history of the site and am in awe of two men. Firstly, Titus Salt who had the...More

Thank Helen V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The 1853 Gallery is the David Hockney focussed Art Gallery and Art Materials shop on the ground floor of the imposing Salt Mills. It takes its name from the year Salts Mill opened textile production. Due to its sheer size it does allow the showing...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We have visited Saltaire on a number of previous occasions and today we actually decided to make a purchase in the area selling kitchenware etc . We waited patiently at the counter for several minutes while two members of staff shared their news. At one...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I'm not a big art lover but was excited to see the exhibition. Wow the gallery is amazing! Also blown away by the bookshop upstairs.

Thank Jackie E
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Covering David hockneys art as well as a gift shop and coffee and diner , an antique building, jewellery and other artists. No admission charge and a nice way to spend an afternoon in Yorkshire. Beautiful gift shop too.

Thank Jacqui K
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

THE place to see and learn about David Hockney - plenty of works from all his periods and styles as well as plenty of opportunities to buy prints. Also has a comprehensive art supplies area and superb very tempting art book shop but alas no...More

Thank John A
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

What an experience , freezing cold day we decided to have a wander around the mill. Very touristy with the usual crappy pens notebooks etc at inflated prices. However spending time reading about certain pictures and sculptures this was very educational. Thought I'd be bored...More

Thank nickyshap
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Great place - beautifully retained historic building. Free parking - multiple floors of historic interest perfect for all all ages - if your going for the history or looking to purchase a book or Homeware it’s perfectly laid out / stairs or lift connecting you...More

Thank Don-Leeds
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Wonderful place - history, art, retail, eateries, museum pieces all in a stunning setting. The only problem for us was the restaurants. I am seriously allergic to dairy and eggs,and perhaps allergic to nuts. There was nothing for me to eat. A waitress advised us...More

Thank val592014
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

So there is no need to worry about the amount of time that you have. Just wander through the door and see if you can get anything nice to buy as a present or just look at the art on the walls

Thank 126iana
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