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Leicester Peoples Photographic Gallery

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Has Potential

I had no plans to visit Leicester People's Photographic Gallery; however, as I was exploring the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2014
Nas S
Long Beach, California
More Like A Community Gallery

The LPPG is OK and I have spoken to Ian (gallery manager) several times. I often get confused why... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2014
Leicester, United Kingdom
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19 Aug 2017
“A great local resource”
10 Jun 2017
“Hidden gem!”
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2 Wellington Street | On the Balcony, Leicester LE7 2LG, England
+44 7527 979862
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

I have visited the gallery regularly in recent years, most recently last week, and its appearance has improved considerably with new carpeting and display boarding. There aren't many galleries like this where photographers of all abilities can exhibit and that is run by dedicated volunteers....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank eveanne2017
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Looked it up on the map and was surprised that this place that I pass by almost daily has an amateur photography gallery inside. Fantastic idea! This is a place where amateur photographers in the county and beyond can display their work, hold talk, presentations...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Amin A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The Leicester People's Photographic Gallery is a brilliant idea - a place where anyone can display their photography and right in the city centre as well. It's quite nice to see the range of photography that there is and as someone else has put in...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Having read the other reviews I thought "nowhere can be that bad" and decided to visit myself. Unfortunately they were right. I met the rude staff member, I saw the dirty, dark building with smelly toilets (which were difficult to find and didn't have any...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank LewisLE7
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I had no plans to visit Leicester People's Photographic Gallery; however, as I was exploring the town center, I came across it. There were mostly amateur photographs displayed and has potential to show case more work.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The LPPG is OK and I have spoken to Ian (gallery manager) several times. I often get confused why it is called a gallery though and I would say it is more of a shared community space for amature photographers. You won't find any professional...More

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank SarahLE7
Reviewed 8 February 2014

I have read various reviews for the Leicestershire Photo Gallery and they where all bad. But you can't always believe what you read, so me and some friends decided to pop in there today and experience it for ourselves. Well, I was both surprised and...More

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank Neil D
Reviewed 6 August 2013

I was really disappointed with this place. Not good at all. Dirty floors, smelly loos and rude staff. Needs a revamp in my opinion.

Date of experience: April 2013
3  Thank martin_rossy
Reviewed 31 July 2013

I was a teacher of art and photography for over 30 years and so feel well qualified on this subject. I have not only studied, taught and critiqued photography. But I have also visited some of the best (and worst) galleries in the world, so...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank teacher1949411
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I drove all the way from Oxford to see the Royal Photographic Society Members Exhibition and all I can say is if you are going to Leicester, avoid this place like a bad smell. I can sum my experience up in a few points:: *Dirty...More

Date of experience: July 2013
4  Thank Joe R
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