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Thornthwaite Galleries

Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Always a pleasure

It's always a pleasure to call in at the gallery. Apart from the good selection of art and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Derek C
via mobile
Gallery / Shop and Cafe

Nice cafe with some lovely home made cakes. Gallery / Shop has plenty of gifts and is a good... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
via mobile
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Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to call in at the gallery. Apart from the good selection of art and craftwork, from which we often buy, they provide excellent cakes and hot drinks. The people who run the gallery are friendly and helpful in the extreme and...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe with some lovely home made cakes. Gallery / Shop has plenty of gifts and is a good showcase for local talent. Worth a look

Thank MrFrontispiece
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I love this gallery, theres lots of beautiful and unique things. I like to have a look around, treat myself to something special then sit down for a toasty, latte and piece of cake. The food and cakes are fresh and delicious, staff are always...More

Thank JJMck25
Reviewed 30 June 2017

A tasteful variety of local crafts from pottery to art, cushions, jewellery etc. The savory scone with onion marmalade & carrot cake were not huge but moist & good quality. As a foreigner the usual English offering of Victoria sponge & jam scone can get...More

Thank tracey n
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The gallery was well worth a visit. There was lots of different art work to suit your taste, price or needs. The staff are very helpful and friendly. And if the art is not for view, then the scones were amazing.

Thank garyhh2016
Reviewed 26 May 2017

What a place! Paintings, pottery, glass and wooden items all very well displayed along with greeting cards, knitted items, jewellery and much more. A local gallery filled with items by local artists and craftsmen and women. We had a delicious toastie and were very tempted...More

2  Thank LindaS1969
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A gallery of good quality art & craft work with something to entice most people. The friendly and chatty owners happy impart information about their artists and craft workers. There's also a small cafe, that we didn't try but also looked great. We spent money,...More

1  Thank yapton
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Just a few miles outside Keswick, gallery with wide range of items: paintings, pottery, jewellery and cards with small café selling lovely light lunches and afternoon tea. Fab Homemade soup! Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Jane55_11
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this delightful place seeking a coffee and a cake and got much more. The coffee and cake were delightful! but so was the friendly welcome on visiting by the lovely owners and there was lots to see and there weremany tempting things to...More

Thank Peeyaboo B
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Visited with my friend and the owners were very welcoming, they even let us have a look round the gallery although they were closed! Will definitely visit again when they re-open in February. Lots of interesting pictures and crafts!

Thank Jaxxholt
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Anne Marie D
26 May 2017|
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Response from Jaxxholt | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes they are. Didn't take mine but I know they are welcome x