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Rye Art Gallery

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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I love the range and variety

I love some of their exhibitions. At present it's local school children and we have some very good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maidstone, United Kingdom
popped in on a day trip

Excellent gallery with a good mixture of paintings and ceramics/crafts. A lot of the items are... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Horsham, United Kingdom
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  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“high street”(6 reviews)
“for sale”(5 reviews)
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107 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love some of their exhibitions. At present it's local school children and we have some very good budding artists for the future thank goodness. Local artists also exhibit here I like Richard Adams and Clare can't remember her other name. Back in the Summer...More

2  Thank Caff_12
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Excellent gallery with a good mixture of paintings and ceramics/crafts. A lot of the items are reasonably priced starting as low as £10 upwards. Exhibitions appear to change regularly and staff are helpful

3  Thank Icouldtravelmore
Reviewed July 22, 2018

A lovely space with a good selection of artworks for sale and on permanent display. A good light airy feel

3  Thank MikeFo
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I always pop in here when we go to Rye. It's one of our favourite galleries. The art here is always quirky and interesting and at the moment there is a small exhibition by David Crew a local artist who is just...More

5  Thank Willie_Bucket
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This is worth a look when walking around in Rye as there is an eclectic mix of art here that will be of interest to many visitors

5  Thank badmintontim
Reviewed January 15, 2018

good selection of artists with regular changes which is very important. Wonderful staff especially Helen and new addition Holly. Keep up the good work all who work there

5  Thank ozzie504
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Lovely collection, staff so friendly and I couldn’t believe there was such a great gallery in a town so small. The lady behind counter recommended us the cafe opposite too which was great! Thankyou!

5  Thank Travellingjames1986
Reviewed December 24, 2017

The Gallery is always showing new and interesting work.At present a brilliant exhibition of John Ryan cartoons and Captain Pugwash original work.

4  Thank mrjamesf2016
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to write this to disagree strongly with the lady who gave this great gallery a bad review because they sell digital prints. I’ve just visited and thought it was a great and fun mix and so good to see paintings reproduced really well...More

8  Thank DavidWSk
pumpkinheadRye, Director of Sales at Rye Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Thank you for your wonderful words David, we truly appreciate them. We strive to make the viewing and purchasing of artworks democratic, accessible to all and have some fun along the way!

Reviewed November 13, 2017

Spread over several floors and not only full of interesting art but also a lovely building with sneaky views over Rye and the surrounding area. Make sure you get to the top floor where there is a special exhibition room

5  Thank NeilSK
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