We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Another enjoyable visit to the Alverton Gallery.

This was our second visit to the Alverton Gallery in Penzance to look for some small gifts to take... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2018
Sandy, United Kingdom
Superb original works

Upon entry I was taken by a large oil painting which was superb in my opinion, The artist had... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Read all 11 reviews
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Jun 2018
“Another enjoyable visit to the Alverton Gallery.”
29 Sep 2017
“Superb original works”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
5 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QW, England
+44 1736 351668
Reviews (11)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 11 reviews
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This was our second visit to the Alverton Gallery in Penzance to look for some small gifts to take home. We had a wander round looking at the displays of work by local artists and there was plenty to see. I particularly liked the silver...More

7  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Upon entry I was taken by a large oil painting which was superb in my opinion, The artist had several other oils on display. Well above the norm, not the usual fare one finds in many tourist destinations. Many originals by local artists. The owner...More

2  Thank kc0etl
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Always nice to look at the artwork and sculptures and even possibly buy a set of four coasters and still feel welcomed and valued. The Gentleman who manages the gallery is very well kept and well mannered and a pleasure to see. He always tries...More

2  Thank Teresa E
Reviewed May 27, 2017

An attractive space with a nice variety of local work for sale - smaller items as well as larger and a good range of prices.

2  Thank mcc409
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Very welcoming inspiring gallery with lots of different artifacts. Friendly staff who engage's with their customers whilst giving them the freedom and peace to look around without the expectations to buy. Supports Local Artists too.

5  Thank Teresa E
Reviewed August 6, 2016

We visited the Alverton Gallery while on holiday on Cornwall. The gallery is just off the main square in Penzance. We were looking for some gifts to buy to take home and their prices seemed reasonable enough. The Gallery offers a mix of contemporary fine...More

32  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Often when you visit a town associated with tourism the galleries are expensive and selling much the same as each other. This place was very different, with lots of local and individual items, as very sensible prices. Well worth a visit

2  Thank Sebmartel
Reviewed September 16, 2015

We came across this gallery just off the town square whilst on holiday and it is an amazing place. Don't visit here unless you've got time to spare because the choice and range of art,ceramics,jewellery and other stuff is vast and captivating and you will...More

2  Thank Shannon G
Reviewed August 30, 2015

This gallery has a varied selection of quality art and craft. Beautifully displayed in a light and bright space. Ever changing displays make it worth visiting time and time again!

1  Thank BeadyLady
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Great gallery and great staff, a wide variety of exhbits to suit all tastes, something for Morse and something for Lewis I'd say :)

1  Thank Laine C
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
The Queens Hotel
559 reviews
.48 km away
Hotel Penzance
907 reviews
.81 km away
Marazion Hotel
385 reviews
4.72 km away
Mount Haven Hotel & Restaurant
755 reviews
5.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 194 nearby restaurants
The Shore Restaurant
437 reviews
.06 km away
The Honey Pot
294 reviews
.14 km away
Coco Loco Mexican Restaurant
277 reviews
.18 km away
Mr Billy's
116 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 104 nearby attractions
Penlee House Gallery & Museum
579 reviews
.24 km away
Morrab Gardens
114 reviews
.20 km away
Chapel Street
175 reviews
.21 km away
The Egyptian House
79 reviews
.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Alverton Gallery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines