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Fry Art Gallery

Castle Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1BD, England
+44 1799 513779
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A real gem

you will find this on the walkig guide to the town that you get from the tourist office. it is near... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jackie H
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London, United Kingdom
Another excellent add-on when in Saffron Walden

It's only small, but within it's parameters, it's superb. Drop in when visiting the Bridge End... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Chris W
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Norfolk
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Castle Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1BD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

you will find this on the walkig guide to the town that you get from the tourist office. it is near the church ( well worth a visit) and some medieval streets that are really photogenic. The gallery is tucked away but it has a...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It's only small, but within it's parameters, it's superb. Drop in when visiting the Bridge End Gardens PS. try and spot Grayson Perry's "Wh**e of Essex" which is legitimately hiding there. (Tripadvisor has blocked the official name, hence ** !!!)

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Home of the North West Essex Collection of art work by local artists the gallery displays a range of works each year from the collection. This year from 2nd April to October the work of George Chapman is on show. It is a little gallery...More

1  Thank vuepoint
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Very friendly staff and beautifull work on display. They recently put on an exhibition of my grandfathers work and were so welcoming and managed to fit over 30 family members in and put on a brilliant show for us. would absolutely recomend it to anyone.

1  Thank Rory C
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The gallery specialises in the works of the Bardfield Group of painters, in particular Edard Bawden. Run by volunteers it is a real gem in the lovely town of Saffron Walden.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a small public art gallery which displays the artworks of a number of Essex artists and designers, but mainly ones who live, or have lived, in/around Great Bardford and Saffron Walden since the 1930's; people such as Edward Bawden, Richard Bawden, James Ravilious...More

1  Thank Marty B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The Fry Gallery is a gem. The gallery shows works of a diverse group of artists and designers who lived in the vicinity from the early 1930s onwards. Works by Edward Bawden and Eric Ravilious are highlighted. Others often on display include Grayson Perry, Charlotte...More

Thank Hank219
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly, and made our visit very interesting, explaining about the Bardsley group of artists, and how they came about, and the gallery is easily accessible from Castle Street or the Bridge End Gardens.

Thank PhotobugsUK
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a small but very nice gallery specialising in works by local artists mainly from the last century.

Thank Ivor M
Reviewed 4 June 2016

A delightful art gallery, free to visit. This time the small room had a series of prints by Richard Bawden. The larger gallery features a changing display by artists such as Keith Vaughn, Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious and others who lived in and around Great...More

Thank Enidstephenson
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