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Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Interesting to Revisit

A lot of interesting artwork and beautiful jewellery to see. There is a nice restaurant on the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cheahshir
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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Lovely displays

There's always something worth seeing here and the craft pieces are well displayed. Reviewers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
peppercat100
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A free admission contemporary crafts gallery with friendly café, galleries and a large shop in a beautiful riverside setting on the fringe of Dartmoor.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Riverside Mill Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9AF, England
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+44 1626 832223
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All reviews arts and crafts on display craft items cakes cafe upstairs old mill beautiful pieces cheese scone high quality local artists work soup for sale place is great craft centre current exhibition wonderful gallery wide range
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A lot of interesting artwork and beautiful jewellery to see. There is a nice restaurant on the first floor, but they only seem to serve hot food after 12 noon.

Thank Cheahshir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There's always something worth seeing here and the craft pieces are well displayed. Reviewers commenting that the items are expensive unfortunately can make them sound as if they are not worth the money. This could not be further from the truth. A great deal of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some items were attractive but generally very expensive leaving you to question who would buy it. On the plus side, the terrace cafe was nice!

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In a beautiful building in Bovey Tracey. Some lovely items that have been beautifully crafted but extremely expensive.

Thank Econolodgesurvivor
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

I'm of the age where I see value for money but with a price tag of nearly £400 for something the size of a breakfast bowl by someone I've never heard of probably explains why nothing got sold in the time I was there. A...More

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Devon G, Public Relations Manager at Devon Guild of Craftsmen, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

We strive to cater for wide audiences and the contemporary work in our shop and exhibitions is hand-made by accomplished leading makers. We do have some high value items but also sell many affordable items for a few pounds. All our exhibitions and the venue...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped off here briefly when travelling down from South Zeal to stay at Burgh Island. Lots of beautiful works, well displayed in a wonderful setting with very pleasant staff - needless to say, we did not come away emptying handed!

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Wonderful exhibition of members work , everything is such high quality and amazing craftsmanship,very inspiring.

1  Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a favourite place to go with family and friends. The gallery changes frequently and introduces new artists and ideas. The staff are always friendly and knowledgeable. Visiting crafters/artists are inspiring and talk about their products and processes. The cafe never fails to impress....More

2  Thank KathyL1672
Reviewed 27 August 2018

First visit and very impressed. Lots of interesting pieces of art. Not cheap by any means, but for that special piece, well worth browsing. Good terrace restaurant with snack lunches.

1  Thank Haydn P
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely gallery with lots of local artists work on show. Little coffee shop. Not really much for younger kids.

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Chas C
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Response from Devon G | Property representative |
Yes, we have a disabled parking space in the car park area to the left side of our building. Go through the wide entrance we share with the old Riverside pub land, on the left side of Riverside Mill - and a spot is available... More
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