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Giles Gallery

Cowbridge Road | The OId Methodist Chapel, Pontyclun CF72 9ER, Wales
+44 1443 228638
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Great Local Gallery

Great gallery in the centre of Pontyclun. Lots of different Welsh arts and crafts to choose from. A... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Anthony653
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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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Wonderful!

Lovely little gallery run by a lovely family! Looking forward to visiting when I am in Wales next... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Loren B
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Ryde, United Kingdom
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Giles Gallery is a working studio, bringing together a range of creating aspects in the inspirational atmosphere of the family run converted church. Daily art classes and workshops, art supplies, framing service as well as monthly rotating art and craft exhibitions. A huge range of original pieces of art and craft as well as gifts for sale. In house artists offering extraordinary value on tailor made commissioned artworks/ paintings.
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“perfect place” (3 reviews)
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Cowbridge Road | The OId Methodist Chapel, Pontyclun CF72 9ER, Wales
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great gallery in the centre of Pontyclun. Lots of different Welsh arts and crafts to choose from. A wide range of other crafts as well. A great place to visit if you want a local gift or momento.

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Lovely little gallery run by a lovely family! Looking forward to visiting when I am in Wales next. I have had work in the gallery, needle felted pictures.....and I enjoy calling in there to see other artists work (from the surrounding area) there too.

Thank Loren B
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Beth, and her family, always have a smile and a warm welcome waiting whenever I've popped in. The gallery has a wide range of artwork, from very low cost items through to original paintings at a higher, yet reasonable, price. I run an office nearby...More

Thank dans1977uk
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My favourite place in Pontyclun. Talented artist Beth runs art classes with patience and humour. Always a warm welcome from the whole Giles family. Beautiful cards, gifts and artwork. Thank you :)

Thank Rachel E
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Giles Gallery is a real gem. The exhibitions change regularly, showing the best art and crafts available. Many unique and beautiful pieces for sale. All based in a beautiful old chapel. A warm welcome awaits. Definitely worth a browse. I've been there on many occasions...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoy visiting this gallery. There’s a wealth of amazing talent and a great choice of original art and craft to see and buy at affordable prices. Every time I go there I see something new. The atmosphere is very welcoming and friendly and...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

A gorgeous gallery selling beautiful work! If you're looking for a high-quality, unique gift, or to treat yourself, Giles Gallery is the perfect place. A warm and friendly welcome and great help in finding that perfect piece.

Thank Liz L
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

I was looking forward to visiting the Galery which we did late Christmas Eve - how very disappointing apart from being cold the atmosphere inside was non existent. The woman at the desk was constantly playing on her mobile - it was my intention to...More

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BethGilesGallery, Owner at Giles Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

I’m sorry you felt so disappointed late on Christmas Eve. As I believe it was myself who was behind the desk, I was actually organising meeting my family that evening and discussing plans with them as I was the only one working that day and...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

What a busy little place displaying paintings,crafts,Christmas displays all made by talented people for anyone to buy. Ideal for unusual gifts,situated in the centre of a busy street. Give it a go at this lovely shopping centre.

Thank Christine658
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

As the title says, what a fantastic little place. From its building, to the decor, the layout, the fact that is supports local art and artists, oh and the owners little dog, makes for a wonderful experience, whether one is an art lover or not....More

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