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Saatchi Gallery

Duke of York's HQ, King's Road, London SW3 4SQ, England
+44 (0) 207 811 3070
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Ranked #138 of 1,041 attractions in London
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Art Museums
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: Contemporary art from unknown designers and artists from all over the world
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Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

I visiteted this gallery in April 2014 (Pangea Exhibition), and also once in May 2013. Both showed highly interesting and inspiring works. They seem really good at spotting interesting subjects and artists. The architecture of the building is fantastic, and almost becomes part of the art experience. The gallery is located in a lovely area, close to the faboulous &... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Recently visited the Pangea exhibition with my mum and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. The space within the gallery is excellent and really brings out the best in the art. Particularly moved by the arrangement of the draped jute sacks wall installation which really evocative. Well worth a visit. It is also in a great location surrounded by places to... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

If you enjoy looking at scribbles go to a nursery, instead go to the national portrait gallery. I have to write a least 100 words, so here is a list of adjectives to describe this place: Boring, waste of space, scribbles, disgraceful.....

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

What determines the quality of your visit to the SAATCHI Gallery is what the current exhibition is. The gallery itself is very conveniently situated off the Kings Road and as well as the attached cafe there are also plenty of local eateries. The shop has some interesting and unique items, particularly useful for those who are hard to buy gifts... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

Just visited the Pangea exhibition. Really thought provoking. Some amazing photography. But best of all this was a huge hit with my sons (16 & 12) - not often something I can say about an art gallery. We all loved the room full of oil.

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London, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

A beautiful gallery and well worth a visit. You will be equally bewildered as you will be amazed at some of the exhibits on show. Not the biggest fan of modern art in truth but preferred the Saatchi much more than the Tate Modern. There's a lovely cafe next door and overall it was a very enjoyable to spend an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

Just getting back from the preview of their new exhibition, I found the Pangea exhibition refreshing and inspiring. If you're into the screen-priented there's a 20% dedicated to your fancy, otherwise the the fine-artsy is gonna take your fancy! Provoking interpretations of the Asian and African art influences in contemporary art.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Original, modern, contemporary arts to see by free charge. Very inspiring gallery. There is a cafe/restaurant besides the gallery, so you can have a nice wine after visiting.

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Church Crookham , England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Great place to visit - very contemporary better than Tate Modern (IMHO) and is worth a visit. Certainly not a pretentious place.

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Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The gallery is free to enter. Nice building, very welcoming. The exhibits have more than enough space. Modern art, worth to go.

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