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Ferens Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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A pleasure

A place of peace and relaxation to be enjoyed on ones own or with family and friends, I have taken... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Updated & revived art gallery

Thoroughly enjoyable visit to Ferens Art Gallery in central Hull - a fascinating display of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beverley, United Kingdom
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Ferens Art Gallery re-opened to the public on Friday 13 January 2017 following its £5.1m refurbishment, celebrating the start of Hull's year as UK City of Culture. Opened in 1927, the award winning Ferens Art Gallery combines internationally...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Queen Victoria Square, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3RA, England
+44 1482 300300
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All reviews turner prize francis bacon on display ron mueck old masters royal collection well worth a visit free entry closed for refurbishment uk city of culture nice cafe city centre the ground floor couple of hours visiting hull rembrandt spencer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A place of peace and relaxation to be enjoyed on ones own or with family and friends, I have taken my grandchildren a few times and they have enjoyed it, saw the childrens toys exhibition,brought back some lovely memories, my granddaughter especially liked noggin the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyable visit to Ferens Art Gallery in central Hull - a fascinating display of paintings from over the centuries with special exhibitions from time time showing exciting rarities. Highly recommended.

Thank Jillyb533
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marvellous Ian Mceever exhibition. The Ferens is always a delight - welcoming staff and lovely building

Thank Trip01739078084
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met our son and his girlfriend at Ferens. We had a coffee then a good look round the gallery. It really is worth a visit-second time we have been there.

Thank Edward02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good sized art gallery for Hull, the Ferens is also occasionally being loaned important works from the Courtauld and other galleries. We went to see the Degas painting of the card players. Overall, impressed with the building which was pleasant and well-maintained, and particularly...More

Thank sfuhere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the art gallery. You go in free. There is a cafe..A gift shop. Wonderful paintings ,sculptures and retrospective exhibitions. Worth supporting.

Thank 913ange
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We visited with friends who were staying from the northwest of the country and had never been to Hull before. They were impressed by the recent upgrade and the quality of the art on display. There is something of interest for everyone here. It is...More

1  Thank Nicola D
Reviewed October 2, 2018

On my visit to Hull I was so thrilled to come across this art gallery .so much wonderful art Especially the Spencer Tunick's Sea of Hull photographs which was commissioned by the gallery to mark Hull's 2017 UK City of Culture status.. defiantly going to...More

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Popped in to see what sort of art was on display and there is definitely some beautiful pieces and definitely some unusual and strange. Definitely worth a look since it’s free entry would happily return to see what new exhibits were there to see. 8/10

Thank MarkMckie
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This art gallery has twelve galleries, a cafe and bookshop and is in the centre of the city. It caters for most tastes with Dutch material hanging alongside, portraits, landscapes, modern art and even a few sculptures and photographs. A interesting little gallery and it's...More

1  Thank sabatinitennis
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June 5, 2018|
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Response from daftbiker | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have restrictions but it’s a big open space so should be ok
March 17, 2018|
Response from Cameron H | Reviewed this property |
With the Ferens Gallery being run by the local council very little input is being made about information for such a great places. You can only get the basic facts such as opening times and a very brief statement about... More
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April 22, 2017|
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Response from Claire L | Property representative |
The Ferens Art Gallery is Open: 10am - 5pm Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. On Thursdays 10am - 7.30pm Sunday 10am - 4.30pm Thank you