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Rye Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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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
Excellent local gallery on high street

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

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Brighton, United Kingdom
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107 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
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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

1  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

1  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

4  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

4  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

4  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!

4  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.

3  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

6  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

4  Thank NeilSK
Reviewed October 8, 2017

On a recent visit to Rye, I visited the well known Rye Art Gallery. Here I was disappointed to find a disproportionate amount of ‘giclees’ (digital reproductions) adorning the walls and what is worse, the labels did not identify them as such. By omitting the...More

Thank Niyra K
K4184ALmichaelm, Chairman of the Trustees at Rye Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

We are very grateful to Niyra for her review. We are always pleased to receive comments which enable us to continually improve what we do and how we do it. To answer the points raised, firstly the Gallery does have “giclees” for sale but these...More

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