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Purdie Gallery

Address: 106 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
Phone Number: 01797 226 937
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Ranked #19 of 28 things to do in Rye
Type: Art galleries, Museums, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Art galleries, Museums, Shopping & Fashion
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Tenterden, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

As an ex senior television cameraman and a keen photographer, I really admire his work. He obviously spends an enormous amount of his life just waiting for that special moment when the lighting conditions are just right. Excellent stuff, love it.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

We've been to Rye many times and aways make a point of dropping by the Purdie Gallery. We already have 2 of David Purdie's (the photographer) canvasses at home so we like to check for any new work whenever we're down. There's a beautiful selection of landscape photography, all shot in and around the local area. They sell canvas prints,... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

My family and I recently spent a very pleasant afternoon in Rye wandering through the town. The highlight for me was the Purdie Gallery which displays a really beautiful selection of photographs. We got talking to David about his pictures and he was happy to spend time chatting to us about how he captures the images. Photography is one of... More 

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Surrey, England
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118 reviews 118 reviews
57 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

This is a shop. It sells photos. They're very good photos, of Rye, the coastline and countryside of the Weald. But that's all it is. A shop.

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