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Wolverhampton Art Gallery

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Address: Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1DU, England
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+44 1902 552055
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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With its family friendly displays and interactives, Wolverhampton Art...

With its family friendly displays and interactives, Wolverhampton Art Gallery can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages.See permanent displays dedicated to key periods in history alongside regularly changing exhibitions that embrace painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, multi-media, and more. From grand paintings by 18th century greats, to thought provoking contemporary pieces, there’s always something new to discover.Relax in the laid-back setting of the Art Gallery Cafe, with its delicious menu, ranges of speciality loose-leaf teas and fresh coffee, and discover a treasure trove of crafts, cards and jewellery in the gallery shop.

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A great little gallery

Stop,off of you are int hearer, it is well worth it. It has a great range of art for a small gallery.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Perth, Australia
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Alameda, California
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The gallery is worth a visit. It's easy to pop by the cafe for coffee or tea with friends. The food is all right, a varied selection, though nothing special. Service is slow, every time I have been, there's always been a line. There's a sitting room upstairs with tables which could be done up much nicer.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop,off of you are int hearer, it is well worth it. It has a great range of art for a small gallery.

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Thank Lorraine554
West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A first for us and a lovely place to visit. Not too big to take in and with a good cafe with a range of reasonably priced food.

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting range of art on display from pop art, trading art and some very interesting modern material. Sculpture room full of interactive guidance and material such as poems that enhanced appreciation of the exhibits as well as informative descriptions.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is easy to ignore the lesser known galleries and as is evidenced by a visit to our local Gallery that is the case. The cafe is very good too.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The perfect way to use a spare hour in Wolverhampton. It's the 2nd time I have had the pleasure. I really like the mix of historic and modern. Currently showing an interesting collection of Asian wares.

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Thank Sassi66
Staffordshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

This is a superb gallery with very good permanent exhibitions as well as nationally famous visiting exhibitions. The venue is lovely, the staff very friendly and the café lovely. Situated in the centre of the city makes it easily accessable. Well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Being next to the shopping centre makes this gem of a museum very easy to pop into. There were some very creative, thought provoking and immersive exhibits to see, as well as some well thought out ones for children.Having a cafe was nice. I only had a spare hour on this visit but will look to return for a longer... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A small centre of culture in the centre of the busy Wolverhampton main street . The presentations change and there is a mixed approach between meeting old favourites and being re-educated by new and updated presentations . I have visited at least once a year for the past 45 years since I began my love affair with Wolverhampton . There... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Spent a pleasant hour or so wandering round. Some thoughtful exhibits. Nice cafe. Very quiet on a Thursday morning. Definitely worth a look

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