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Francis Iles Galleries

103 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
+44 1634 843081
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Nice to visit the shops again and see how it has changed from the 70's.

The art gallery is now upstairs on one side of the street with a lovely gift shop underneath... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Sah52
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Lots of things for the artist

This shop has been at this location all of my life and I have been there so many times. It has lots... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Soo M
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Rochester, United Kingdom
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“art shop” (4 reviews)
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103 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LX, England
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

The art gallery is now upstairs on one side of the street with a lovely gift shop underneath. Whereas the crafts are now in the shop on the opposite side of the road.

1  Thank Sah52
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This shop has been at this location all of my life and I have been there so many times. It has lots of Arty things and trickets too, and an art gallery

Thank Soo M
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Some original gifts and greeting cards as well as art work. Always buy a stock of cards here when I visit.

1  Thank Jay1048
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

There was a great warm welcome to the Gallery and enthusiastic staff at the desk and in the main galleries. An amazing collection of works by Roland Hilder - some of which were a great temptation to buy; and works by Mike Chaplin of WaterColour...More

1  Thank deadbeatdave
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Apart from three impressive paintings in the window, little in the ground floor shop selling cards and general knick-knackerie prepares one for the quality of the art in the gallery above. It's almost two galleries in one focusing as it does not only on works...More

1  Thank futtock21
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

A lovely, relaxing shop with an eclectic blend of art, books, toys and cards. Definitely a MUST visit for the Christmas Room- which is essential to get unusual stocking fillers ranging from practical, through crazy to some which are quite rude! The art galleries have...More

1  Thank Allan H
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

good helpful people . well stocked shop . you should find what your looking for . iv known this shop for years and its always been quality

1  Thank Tony G
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Quirky little shop with a mine of gorgeous items. No need to shop around for those fun little gifts, this place has it all.

1  Thank Valfirespirit
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

While walking down the High Street in Rochester we went in and had a wander round and found the items on display very interesting. Francis Iles is a family business in Rochester and the premises enjoy listed status for their historical interest. The Art &...More

10  Thank Sandygranny
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

although a little pricey there are some great bits in this shop.some unusual stuff which i harder to get anywhere else throughout the Medway towns

Thank cerise800
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