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The New Art Gallery Walsall

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The New Art Gallery Walsall is home to the distinguished Garman Ryan Collection. This unique collection is displayed on two floors and consists of 365 works of art including Sir Jacob Epstein, Van Gogh, Monet, Turner, Renoir, Constable and Freud...more
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| Gallery Square, Walsall WS2 8LG, England
+44 1922 654400
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All reviews garman ryan top floor costa coffee van gogh spent many happy hours canal basin modern architecture several floors award winning stunning collection rooftop terrace public facility temporary exhibits informative staff well worth a visit free entry fabulous place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a specific journey to come here because we enjoy art galleries. We did find the external building to be unexciting but the Jacob Epsteins were sensational and the other galleries were well worth visiting. We were impressed with the amount of activities taking...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank F5811TVmartinl
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon and I keep walking past the museum and thought I should go in. The work in there was pretty good and a lot bigger gallery than I thought. It might be more interesting where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sarahwG329GN
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Boring boring boring I'm not an artiy person tbf but have visited a few of these and.must admit even though it was free ( that's Why we.went in ) I found I a waste of time and completly out of my depth not understanding any...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brendan P
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Plenty to see, with a good rotation of exhibits, great views from the roof, and Noddy Holder in the lift.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nigel W
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Just cannot see any beauty in this concrete abomination. There are some nice exhibits inside thanks to donations from years gone by. Took friends from Wales but they were underwhelmed.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Diane S
Reviewed November 25, 2018

If you like Sculpture this gallery is well worth a visit. It houses a fabulous collection of Jacob Epstein sculptures as well as others, gifted by his widow. The outside of the building is uninspiring as is the surrounding area but inside all changes. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RosieBrum
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I love museums and art galleries but this is a fabulous place for art lovers and those who do not normally enjoy such things as much. The Art Gallery is compact and has many different works from the well known to those not so well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Henrietta G
Chris W, Marketing Officer at The New Art Gallery Walsall, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Hi Henrietta G, Thank you for your lovely comments, we're so pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope you can visit us again soon. Best wishes The New Art Gallery Walsall

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

The New Art Gallery houses Walsall's municipal art collection; this may sound terribly unpromising, but Kathleen Garman, widow of the important sculptor Jacob Epstein, was from the town, and upon her death in the 1970s she donated her art collection to the gallery, which means...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jakob W
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

The New Art Gallery is a really wonderful place to visit. Always superb exhibitions and the building itself is also a delight

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brian M
Chris W, Marketing Officer at The New Art Gallery Walsall, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Hi Brian W Thank you so much for your lovely comments. Best wishes The New Art Gallery Walsall

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Visited to see the Andrew Tift exhibition. Amazing artwork from this local artist. Checked out the rest of the galleries and there is some amazing art and sculptures in the permanent galleries

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul L
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