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Address: St. Blazey Gate, Par, St Austell PL24 2EG, England
Phone Number: +44 1726 812131
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Wednesday 17 jJune 15, We went to visit the Mid Cornwall Art Gallery situated in an old school building in St Blazey. This gallery has been here for 35 years and it hosts the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Carol B
Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Wednesday 17 jJune 15, We went to visit the Mid Cornwall Art Gallery situated in an old school building in St Blazey. This gallery has been here for 35 years and it hosts the work of local artists, sculptors, as well as works done in wood and stone by local artists and craft persons from the Fowey, Liskeard and Bodmin... More 

Thank Carol B
St Austell
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Mid Cornwall Galleries is a hidden treasure trove of high quality art and contemporary crafts. Parking is easy, and there is plenty of space inside to wonder around and browse before being tempted to buy something gorgeous. There are several rooms to see, make sure you look in all of them, as the back room has a fabulous collection of... More 

2 Thank LizH H
Looe, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This gallery has a good selection of paintings and other work, mainly from local artists, at a range of prices. Interest free payment schemes are available to spread the cost of more expensive works. There is also a great range of jewellery from local makers.

Thank LooeMan
Saint Austell, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Great big space (I think it used to be an old victorian school building) with lots of work on display. I go there when I need to buy a gift for someone and always manage to find a nice piece of jewellery or some pottery that fits the bill. The previous reviewer said there were 'no boundaries being pushed' which... More 

Thank JoUnderwood
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Lots of lovely local art, nothing terribly spectacular, no boundaries being pushed, just the usual 'inspired by the ocean' happiness and light. Great building, though it did smell like mold.

1 Thank Pinki B
Perth, Australia
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I love this gallery! It is spacious and immensely interesting and I almost always stop for a browse when nearby. As well as many superb paintings, there are displays of a number of the better local crafts. If you stop here, allow time to explore it all.

Thank Shelley G
Yelverton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

A bright and well presented gallery showcasing the best of Cornish Art (and there is lots of it). It is a bit of a surprise, as in St Blazey which is not the smartest place in Cornwall. But the gallery is superb.

Thank Iain9
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

This is a great gallery which supports many artists in a finely laid out main and side galleries. When in cornwall we make a point in having time to visit to see what the contemporary art scene is up to.


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