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Rye Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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This gallery spreads over three floors and shows work by many local artists in a wide range of... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2015
Frances S
Ashford, United Kingdom
Splendid gallery.

My husband is an artist, so we made a bee line for this gallery. It is beautifully laid out with... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2015
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107 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
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Reviewed April 20, 2015

This gallery spreads over three floors and shows work by many local artists in a wide range of media and at affordable prices. The ceramics, glass and jewellery are displayed temptingly and the walls are hung with a lot of different picture styles, some abstract,...More

5  Thank Frances S
Reviewed February 19, 2015

My husband is an artist, so we made a bee line for this gallery. It is beautifully laid out with so much to see. Pottery, jewellery, cards, paintings etc. The lady in charge made us welcome and we chatted for some time. We bought a...More

5  Thank jannieEssex
Reviewed February 2, 2015

Always an excellent and interesting exhibit on display which changes regularly. Lots if items available to buy from local artists - great quality and the opportunity to acquire something unique and interesting. Well worth visiting.

6  Thank UkHolly_day
Reviewed January 21, 2015

If you don't visit Rye Art Gallery you'll regret it.It's great.There's art everywhere including the toilet.Such good value too.I spend hours here just staring at everything.Yes.Yes.Yes.

7  Thank MrBignose
Reviewed October 6, 2014

There are some fantastic artists on show in this ever changing gallery. Prices are often a bit steep it has to be said but it is always interesting even if you are not buying. A wonderful permanent collection as well

6  Thank ozzie504
Reviewed July 19, 2014

This gallery was a nice surprise for us in High Street. Beautiful, interesting and funny art on display and to buy. The Permanent Collection in the back was less interesting for us. Worth spending some time here.

5  Thank NN-CPH
Reviewed March 6, 2014

Local artists have lots of things to see and buy - very interesting. A spacious interior - it goes back further than you think from the outside and affords good views to the River Rother. A welcome change from all the antique shops and tea...More

7  Thank David_Lee_Enfield
Reviewed January 21, 2013

bright and airy and a perfect place to showcase new artists and also more established ones in the lower gallery and upstairs the more formal gallery for historical older masters. In the lower gallery you can purchase pictures, jewellery, statues,china, and all sorts of art...More

6  Thank polarbear44
Reviewed March 25, 2012

There are two sides to the art gallery - the permament collection, and the new "wing" which has stunning art for sale. The current display is of larger peices, which are fabulous, but we couldn't quite afford the price-tags of the R.A. accredited artist! Still,...More

5  Thank kempie666
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