We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Coquetdale Art Gallery

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
A gallery full of local wares.

First visit to here and what a surprise as well as the expected paintings, there was ceramics... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
daveandlynda311
,
Morpeth, United Kingdom
Nice little gallery in Rothbury

Wasn’t sure what we would find when we decided to pop in here as Rothbury is lovely little place... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
notquiteretired22
,
Durham, United Kingdom
Read all 8 reviews
15
All photos (15)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Aug 2018
“A gallery full of local wares.”
15 Jul 2018
“Nice little gallery in Rothbury”
About
We are a Community gallery in Rothbury, Northumberland, run and staffed entirely by volunteers, displaying the work of 140 local artists, open 7 days a week from March to December. We occupy three large rooms, one of which is an art studio, above...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Front Street | Court Buildings, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7TZ, England
Website
+44 1669 621557
Call
Reviews (8)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
4
3
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
4
3
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 1 August 2018

First visit to here and what a surprise as well as the expected paintings, there was ceramics, wooden pieces, jewellery and craft pieces, all by local producers - it was a real treat.

1  Thank daveandlynda311
CoquetdaleArts, Public Relations Manager at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. The content is always changing so I hope you come again

Reviewed 15 July 2018

Wasn’t sure what we would find when we decided to pop in here as Rothbury is lovely little place but not exactly where you’d expect to find a decent art gallery. The gallery is above the police station and judging from the outside our expectations...More

3  Thank notquiteretired22
CoquetdaleArts, Public Relations Manager at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

I am glad you enjoyed your visit. We are a Community Gallery, a registered charity with over 150 members, all local, run and staffed by entirely volunteers. We enjoy being above the police station and use the old court room as our Gallery and the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is upstairs above the police station and I found it difficult to visit. There are parking spaces outside but they are usually taken and I have had to park quite a distance away. I was a bit disappointed at the size of the place....More

1  Thank trewhitt
CoquetdaleArts, Volunteer at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

We are a Community Art Gallery which exists to showcase the work of local artists, run and staffed entirely by volunteers. We have around 140 members, all of whom submit paintings, crafts and cards. We are above the Police Station and Library in Rothbury and...More

Reviewed 2 December 2016

Staying in Rothbury for a week so called in to have a browse. They have an amazing selection of arts which would appeal to all tastes. We wouldn't normally buy prints but the standards were so high with very reasonable prices that we came away...More

1  Thank Jean K
CoquetdaleArts, Public Relations Manager at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

When the Library is open there is disabled access. The information about library opening times is on our website.

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Plenty to see in here and all what I would call 'proper' art and craft with no tat. Plenty of original art and prints, wood turning and carving and lots of cards. Easy to choose presents from local artists or craftsmen without breaking the bank....More

2  Thank David J
CoquetdaleArts, Volunteer at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thankyou for your response. Our staff are all volunteers and give up their time to help display and sell the work of local artists. It is great to hear they were friendly and helpful.

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I always make the effort to pop into the gallery when I'm visiting Rothbury - its always interesting to see what is on display. We've bought some lovely paintings here in the past, and very reasonably priced for the quality. The gallery also has a...More

2  Thank Zoeka
CoquetdaleArts, Volunteer at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thankyou for your kind response. We can keep our art and craft reasonably priced because the Gallery is entirely staffed and run by volunteers

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I visited the arts centre on Sunday afternoon in Rothbury. It is a volunteer run gallery and sells amateur artists work and crafts too. I exhibit there and sell crafts. Ideal for anyone wanting to show their work. It is very popular with visitors. There...More

2  Thank CrazyCrafters A
CoquetdaleArts, Volunteer at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thankyou for your response. We are now using the stairs, well, walls of, to exhibit a different artist each month so there is always something new to see.

Reviewed 22 November 2014

The gallery, a registered charity, is situated above the Police Station in Rothbury and easily found. We've been visiting for many years and find it friendly, full of original arts and crafts, prints and cards, all very reasonably priced. There is something to suit every...More

3  Thank col-sheila
CoquetdaleArts, Volunteer at Coquetdale Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thankyou for starting our trip advisor reviews. What a lovely description.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club
2,128 reviews
11.02 km away
Eshott Hall
503 reviews
15.17 km away
The Hog's Head Inn
601 reviews
17.15 km away
The White Swan Hotel
1,204 reviews
17.65 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 15 nearby restaurants
Newcastle House Hotel Lounge Restaurant
242 reviews
.21 km away
The Turks Head
294 reviews
.14 km away
The Queens Head - Restaurant
399 reviews
.37 km away
Fanciulli
69 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 14 nearby attractions
Cragside House and Gardens
3,008 reviews
1.61 km away
Sycamore Gap
140 reviews
.22 km away
Pots & Paws
59 reviews
.44 km away
The Narrow Nick
33 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Coquetdale Art Gallery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines