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Nature in Art

Wallsworth Hall Sandhurst Lane, Twigworth, Gloucester GL2 9PA, England
+44 1452 731422
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For all arty types

This is the place to go. Wonderful location in deepest, rural Gloucestershire. Fabulous building... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AntoniaTrip
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Bristol, United Kingdom
A must see

Discovered this house/gallery a couple of years ago through the Art Fund, members are free, so in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bazjs
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Nature in Art, the world's first museum and art gallery dedicated to fine, decorative and applied art inspired by nature. The displays embrace 2D and 3D work in all mediums and styles from across the world, spanning 1500 years. Each year there is a vibrant temporary exhibitions programme, which includes photography, textiles and much more. There is also the chance to meet an artist at work in the artists' studio (February to November). Visitors can watch a variety of artists create their next masterpiece, take away some helpful hints and tips or even purchase an original artwork.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Wallsworth Hall Sandhurst Lane, Twigworth, Gloucester GL2 9PA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the place to go. Wonderful location in deepest, rural Gloucestershire. Fabulous building, 18th c modest stately home. Enthusiastic volunteers run the place. The exhibitions were astonishing, informative, and more than accomplished. We saw the international nature photographic exhibition. It was great on many...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Discovered this house/gallery a couple of years ago through the Art Fund, members are free, so in the area again decided to re-visit. Beautiful art shown in 2 galleries on the ground floor, with the upper floor being used to exhibit the Wildlife Photography of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery in Wallsworth Hall approached by a drive surrounded by fields and lovely views. There is a permanent exhibition with an annual programme of visiting exhibitions. They have an artist in residence and this again is programmed through the year. The gardens are pleasant...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting museum/gallery that focuses on various media that all display the beauty of nature. When we visited the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition was on and the images were a mixture of fascinating, beautiful, disturbing. There is also a changing exhibition of artworks...More

1  Thank Kira W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A day out for all things interestingly different in art, go when they have a special occasion it makes the day more worth while.More

1  Thank Ron H
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NatureinArt, General Manager at Nature in Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We always have lots going on at Nature in Art. We have a unique and varied programme of temporary exhibitions throughout the year, shown along side an ever-changing selection of works from our permanent collection so with each...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We were lucky enough to visit when the British Wildlife Photographer of the year exhibition was also at the venue. Easy to view and linger without any pressure to move on rapidly. Regular exhibits also astounding. This is not a small local gallery and has...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

A wide variety of artwork and artefacts with different themes on display, spread over several rooms. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Jocura
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Art depicting wildlife/nature - what more could you want? As well as permanent galleries containing works by Peter Scott, Picasso, David Shepherd etc. etc. there is also a temporary exhibition space. We were lucky enough to catch the last day of the Eric Ennion exhibition...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This art gallery is a real gem. Lots of exhibits all to do with nature. Some truly beautiful items to see and plenty of good information about them. There is a sculpture garden, an artist in residence to watch and chat to, and an excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Even in the rain the house and garden look inviting and are full of delights. Nature in Art is worth a visit, though the claim, "unrivalled collection", clearly does not include the massive archives held at the Natural History Museum in London. To harp on...More

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fsharon2016
21 August 2016|
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Response from NatureinArt | Property representative |
Hi there, im afraid we only allow guide dogs and dogs for the hearing impaired. We hope you are still able to visit us!
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