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Ferens Art Gallery

| Queen Victoria Square, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3RA, England
+44 1482 300300
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Very enjoyable

We liked this gallery, very welcoming staff, good coffee and service before we started which is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John C
via mobile
Good sized art gallery with a range of art

Particularly liked the 'Sea of Hull' photos and the video which explained all about it. Very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Claire G
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About
Ferens Art Gallery re-opened to the public on Friday 13 January 2017 following its £5.1m refurbishment, celebrating the start of Hull's year as UK City of Culture. Opened in 1927, the award winning Ferens Art Gallery combines internationally...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Queen Victoria Square, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 3RA, England
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+44 1482 300300
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"turner prize"
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"francis bacon"
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"old masters"
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"well worth a visit"
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"on display"
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"stanley spencer"
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"free entry"
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"closed for refurbishment"
in 7 reviews
"nice cafe"
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"quick look"
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"uk city of culture"
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"visited hull"
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We liked this gallery, very welcoming staff, good coffee and service before we started which is always a help! The gallery is very interesting and has some wonderful pieces well worth seeing. It’s easy to think London is the centre of art but places like...More

Thank John C
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Reviewed yesterday

Particularly liked the 'Sea of Hull' photos and the video which explained all about it. Very entertaining

Thank Claire G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is free art gallery in Hull. It has a lot of different art from lots of different periods of time. It has a mixed range of art . It has the range of lots of paints for those who really love there paints to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting art gallery but sadly little from the pre Victorian period. Nicely laid out with some interesting pictures.

Thank durham05
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a big fan of Hull and it’s a delight to see it regenerating through 2017 City of Culture. Things got off on the right foot as I took my short 2 hour 45 minute journey from London Kings Cross and arriving at the elegant...More

Thank Onlyplacesilike
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A walk around this lovely old building certainly gives a sense of calm. Many of the displays are not to my taste but there was the odd one that appealed to me. They do have different exhibitions and hopefully I may come across one that...More

Thank curlytail55
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is such a long time since I have been here. My error of judgement. It is now a very special art gallery with many fine pieces of artwork. You could spend hours in here enjoying the collection on display as well as have a...More

Thank Dannykimweed
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely little gallery with some hidden gems in the collection. It was easy to view and we spent a good 2 to 3 hours [with coffee] going around. The staff were excellent and we were well informed and the little coffee shop was...More

Thank amgpatrick
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gallery is a superb place to visit and view lots of different types of artwork in a beautiful building, lots of different styles of art on show all in collections that allow you to view them as intended. Each exhibit hall is well lit...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The collection of art in this gallery is certainly worth a visit. The gallery is well laid out and the staff are welcoming and helpful. I was particularly impressed by a painting by Sir George Clausen and his representation of light..

Thank maggiegregory
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Fenella2018
18 March 2018|
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Response from Cameron H | Reviewed this property |
With the Ferens Gallery being run by the local council very little input is being made about information for such a great places. You can only get the basic facts such as opening times and a very brief statement about... More
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David H
23 April 2017|
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Response from Claire L | Property representative |
The Ferens Art Gallery is Open: 10am - 5pm Monday to Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. On Thursdays 10am - 7.30pm Sunday 10am - 4.30pm Thank you
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22 April 2017|
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Response from Milanoman2810 | Reviewed this property |
I think this is well covered at the gallery
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