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Always pop in whenever we are in Douglas as ther are different exhibits every now and again.we... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Ever changing, the new curator has some refreshing ideas

The new curator, Gary, has refreshing ideas about how the gallery should be run. The recent Bushy's... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Isle of Man
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28 Aug 2018
18 Jun 2018
“Ever changing, the new curator has some refreshing ideas”
The Sayle Gallery has established itself as a leading contributor to the artistic community of the Isle of Man. The Gallery presents 10 primary exhibitions each year, as well as frequent smaller exhibits, of booth artistic and social interest. The...more
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Britannia Hotel 1-3 Harris Promenade, Douglas IM1 2HH
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Always pop in whenever we are in Douglas as ther are different exhibits every now and again.we don’t always understand what the artist trying to convey but it leads to different conversations.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rosienherby
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The new curator, Gary, has refreshing ideas about how the gallery should be run. The recent Bushy's exhibition held over TT week 2018 was excellent. I look forward to see how it progresses

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank manxmanpaul
Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Sayle Gallery, named after 'local' artist Norman Sayle, is a real treasure in the heart of Douglas, Isle of Man. It can be found in between the Victorian Gaiety Theatre and the Villa Marina entertainment centre on Douglas Promenade - roughly opposite the Douglas...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Manxtravellers
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The only serious outlet for Isle of Man artistic talent. Constantly changing themes and artists means that it is always a good visit. And coffee next door make it all worthwhile.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jack R
Reviewed 2 August 2017

What a great exhibition of contemporary work from newly graduated students from University College Isle of Man. A really exciting range of work that was fresh and interesting. A really well situated gallery right on the prom with a great ice cream parlor right next...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Enjoyed looking around at the exhibition in such a calm clean gallery. Interesting pieces of work and inspiring work.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank hnick1234
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I habitually wander into the gallery as there's always something different to see, well worth a look if your passing..

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JohnNewellIOM
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Always something interesting to look at and admire here a the Sayle. Love to visit each year I am over on the island.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I love the sayle gallery! The best place to emerse yourself in art and culture, mostly local artists or artists with connections to the island! Never disappoints!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank nathanetomlinson
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We popped in on a wet day and there is a good variety of artwork to see. The interior is light and spacious and when we were there, quiet enough to enjoy browsing. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bob C
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