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Franklin Square Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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very nice local art

This art gallery was a welcome stop during our hot vacation. The artwork is lovely and depicts much... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
1happykat
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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
All price ranges, great variety!

Bowls, deviled egg plates, notecards, paintings, figurines-quite a variety of approaches to art... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
TSull8
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Lancaster, Ohio
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The Franklin Square Gallery is in the heart of the art scene in historic Southport, North Carolina, a rewarding and wonderful place to visit. With over one hundred artists displaying their paintings and pottery, you are sure to find the art you are...more
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130 E West St, Southport, NC 28461-3950
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+1 925-286-8475
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

This art gallery was a welcome stop during our hot vacation. The artwork is lovely and depicts much of the local area by varying artists. The prices were not bad either.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 1happykat
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Bowls, deviled egg plates, notecards, paintings, figurines-quite a variety of approaches to art. Nice volunteers staffing the desk. Cute turtle sculpture for $12 to gorgeous abstract acrylic art for several hundred. We spent 30 or 45 minutes here. Neat place.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Friendly staff and eclectic collection (all for sale) made this a pleasant stop during my recent trip to Southport. I purchased a small print but also enjoyed the larger original paintings, the pottery and jewelry on display.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bretagne2010
Reviewed April 19, 2018

If you like art and/or museums, this is the place to visit. There are two floors loaded with wonderful artwork from local artists.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 65_PB
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Love this gallery. We visit it every time we are in Southport. All the art is created by local artists.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 141LeeB
Reviewed January 20, 2018

This gallery is located in an historic building in downtown Southport behind the park. There are rooms full of good artwork, including watercolors, oils, acrylics, mixed media, as well as pottery by all local artists at fanatically cheap prices. Definitely worth a visit. On the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JoAnn E
Reviewed December 22, 2017

It is my contention that the abundance of natural beauty and the unusual light inspires and encourages the creative spirit in Southport. The Gallery features the very best of all this local talent. Browse or pick up an authentic souvenir hand made by one of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Peg I
Reviewed December 13, 2017

Two floors of local artists and a great variety of paintings both coastal in nature and not of the area. Love the pottery selection and have purchased several pieces over the two years

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank P538OYlarryb
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We had never been to the gallery on several trips to Southport and the gallery was a great surprise. They have a large selection of art and all of it looked great. We will be going back on future trips to Southport.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ericlper
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Wow - the Gallery sure knows how to entertain for the gallery walk - beautiful art work, fabulous food and drink!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Coastal-Captain
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