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Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum

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Address: Dumbarton Road, Stirling FK8 2RQ, Scotland
Phone Number: 01786 471917
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10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Description: The Stirling Smith is a combined art gallery and museum which is free to...
The Stirling Smith is a combined art gallery and museum which is free to all visitors. If your looking for the history of Stirlingshire through the ages, Royal connections and of course the world's oldest football then The Smith is the place for you. Love Art? We have a large collection which is shown alongside exhibitons from both local and international artists. Our display changes regularly so there's always something new!
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Only visited for first I me recently, great afternoon. Lovely gardens, helpful and informed staff and quite an array of items, impressed

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Only visited for first I me recently, great afternoon. Lovely gardens, helpful and informed staff and quite an array of items, impressed

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Not a massive Museum, but very clean. Has various items on show. Staff vety helpfull. Cafe has something for everyone

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Michelle C, Administrator at Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the museum, I will pass your comments on to all the staff. More 

Wellsville, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Didn't have this on our original plan but it was close by so we decided to stop in and we are glad we did. This was an excellent little museum and was worth our time.

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Michelle C, Administrator at Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this review

We are glad you decided to stop in too!! Thank you for giving us a review and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future More 

Sunbury-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We had tea in here whilst on a visit to see Ozwald the manager of the museum. Really nice little cafe, very clean with friendly staff and very reasonable prices.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I enjoyed my free of charge visit. The museum was very interesting. The art gallery was very good with some very good exhibits

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orkney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

very intreasting craft secttion showing wood working /pewter sewing tools etc. nice little cafe on the premise nice for a wonder around

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Bannockburn, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Only started going to The Smith a couple of years ago but wish we'd done so much sooner. Brilliant wee museum/gallery which covers lots of Stirling/local history, some of it still memorable to us 40-something's! They often do special "focus" events, so join their FB or check the web pages. Nice wee cafe, basic, but does a turn, lovely gardens... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not only does The Smith hold fascinating exhibitions but it is also a superb community resource. I have enjoyed many informative events by organisations like Stirling Literacy Group, Natural History, visiting performers such as Masii Warriors and a good cup of tea. Well worth a visit whether you are local or a visitor to Stirling

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

What a pleasure it was to see this little gem. I did not even know it was there until recently.This is a real break from the usual places to visit. A beautiful building within minutes of Stirling town centre giving local history, exhibitions and great space for meetings for business or pleasure. The staff are patient and very knowledgeable, this... More 

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Michelle C, Admin at Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and positive review. We look forward to enchanting you again in the future. Kind regards More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Wow. This is one of those places we need to treasure and keep alive. In a world where mediocrity is celebrated 'if it looks good' and where it seems that everything has to be standardised and fit the same template, the Stirling Smith is a precious nugget whose beauty lies in its eclecticism. So many wonderful things to see on... More 

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Additional Information about Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum

Address: Dumbarton Road, Stirling FK8 2RQ, Scotland
Phone Number: 01786 471917
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirlingshire  >  Stirling
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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