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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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2:00 pm - 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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Not a massive Museum, but very clean. Has various items on show. Staff vety helpfull. Cafe has something for everyone

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

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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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 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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75 reviews 75 reviews
8 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
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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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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 

Seafield
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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Erskine, United Kingdom
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85 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This attraction is distinctly average. It is a middle of the road provincial museum, with a few interesting exhibits, but could be better presented. The Art collection is decidedly disappointing and there are only a handful of paintings on display

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

Thanks for your review, We appreciate honesty in all its forms and it helps us forward plan for the future as we work towards a full refit. We are rather proud of our little museum it is independent and a charitable trust. So as you can imagine we work hard under difficult conditions. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

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Additional Information about Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum

Address: 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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