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Ferens Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Good selection of art

Nice museum, free admission, wide variety of artists, good gift shop, and cheap and nood quality... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Kevin T
Redhill, United Kingdom
Ferens art gallery

A cool place to visit and interesting art work on display, very central to the city centre... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Karen and Richa... W
via mobile
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Ferens Art Gallery re-opened to the public on Friday 13 January 2017 following its £5.1m refurbishment, celebrating the start of Hull's year as UK City of Culture. Opened in 1927, the award winning Ferens Art Gallery combines internationally...more
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| Queen Victoria Square, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3RA, England
+44 1482 300300
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All reviews turner prize francis bacon ron mueck old masters on display royal collection well worth a visit free entry closed for refurbishment nice cafe uk city of culture city centre couple of hours visiting hull rembrandt spencer loan
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Nice museum, free admission, wide variety of artists, good gift shop, and cheap and nood quality refreshments. Went back another day just to have lunch!

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

A cool place to visit and interesting art work on display, very central to the city centre. Pleasant few hours spent

Thank Karen and Richa... W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We've just seen the Small Films exhibition and had a wonderful time. We especially appreciated making our own little film and showing the children the things we used to watch.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

I love the Ferens but I do wish I could love the staff there. The gallery has a wonderful collection, as well as loan items from the most prestigious collections, currently van Dyck's triple portrait of King Charles I on loan from the Royal Collection....More

Thank MichaelWinnerRIP
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Every time I go here there is something new to wonder at. The refurbishment now means the gallery punches well above its previous weight in terms of securing national touring exhibitions

Thank dom f
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Make sure you visit this gallery to refresh your senses and stimulate the mind. Always something of interest to see, touch or hear. So convenient and easy to find, and it is free! There is no excuse for not popping in but give yourself enough...More

Thank Bunnykins5
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Came here on Friday the 13th July mostly to take My Sister to see the Clangers Display. Have not been here for years and forgot what a great place this is to visit, would recommend a visit for those that are either Art lovers or...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Arrived bang on 4.00pm today for a very quick walk round the gallery (knowing it shuts in 30 mins time) only to be told by a man on the door I could not go in and have a look round despite the fact it was...More

Thank GreganC
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This proved more interesting than anticipated. Should have started in Gallary numbers which takes you through the different periods to the present day. Good to see both well and lesser known artists as well as local artists. Recommend a visit

Thank Alistair R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If your in hull and want a bite to eat try the art gallery. The cafe has an array of food sandwhices, jacket potatoes , cakes etc . We had tea and cakes which we enjoyed . There was a feeding chair for your little...More

Thank Lynn M
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5 June 2018|
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Response from daftbiker | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have restrictions but it’s a big open space so should be ok
17 March 2018|
Response from Cameron H | Reviewed this property |
With the Ferens Gallery being run by the local council very little input is being made about information for such a great places. You can only get the basic facts such as opening times and a very brief statement about... More
David H
22 April 2017|
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Response from Claire L | Property representative |
The Ferens Art Gallery is Open: 10am - 5pm Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. On Thursdays 10am - 7.30pm Sunday 10am - 4.30pm Thank you