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Zillah Bell Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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"Well worth a visit"

Stumbled upon this superb gallery on a short day visit to Thirsk. The gallery staff were welcoming... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Paul F
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Superb venue for quality contemporary art

With several displays set out over 2 floors, the Zillah Bell gallery offers a superb collection of... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
artywen
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
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30 Mar 2018
“"Well worth a visit"”
26 Jul 2016
“Superb venue for quality contemporary art”
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13-15 Kirkgate, Thirsk YO7 1PQ, England
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Stumbled upon this superb gallery on a short day visit to Thirsk. The gallery staff were welcoming and informative and the gallery itself was well lit, well presented and spacious, with prints and originals on display over two floors.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Paul F
Reviewed 26 July 2016

With several displays set out over 2 floors, the Zillah Bell gallery offers a superb collection of Norman Ackroyd Etchings alongside visiting exhibitions. Beautifully presented in a somewhat quirky but historic building.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

This hidden gem has some fantastic work in it - a real range of paintings and prints. Plus they sell books, jewellery etc. Great for a quick present buying, but also lovely to wander around if I have more time. Great work in there and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank dingdong37
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Every time I go back to North Yorkshire I make sure to save some time for this incredible little gallery in Thirsk. I am so delighted that they have expanded and opened up a second floor which they dedicate to etchings. To be the only...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank zilby2015
Sarah B, General Manager at Zillah Bell Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback about the gallery, and specifically to our new upstairs gallery. We hope that you will come and see us again soon!

Reviewed 16 June 2015

Small from the outside, but lots of rooms and two floors of really good quality, interesting and eclectic paintings, etchings and pottery.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Sarah B, General Manager at Zillah Bell Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, we are so happy that you enjoyed your visit to the gallery last year. Come and see us again soon!

Reviewed 28 May 2015

I have frequented this gallery for at least 15 years and I love it, the staff,if that's the right word, are easy going, communicative, helpful and unpretentious people, I have signposted friends to this gallery for that reason alone. I've quite a few paintings from...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed 6 May 2015

Well organized, friendly and lots of time and space to browse. Welcoming all round so why not open a tiny space for coffee and cakes - you'd provide a lot more pleasant visit than most other venues in town

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank bilsdalea
Reviewed 1 May 2015

There is plenty of art to be found in this gallery that is thought provoking... I found it to be a very nice experience, with different media and artists to choose from.

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

A totally random mix of 'exhibits', from the classic oil painting to the pieces of conduit forming a lamp. Prices from the reasonable to the 'what the heck, I could make that with my eyes closed.....and I'd get what for it' level. Occasional exhibitions, well...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 22 March 2014

Was planning on a flying visit and bought some lovely etchings and a jug. Very welcoming and laid back. All the works very well presented. Irresistable!

Date of experience: March 2014
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