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Mid-Cornwall Galleries

Address: St. Blazey Gate, Par, St Austell PL24 2EG, England
Phone Number: +44 1726 812131
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Ranked #7 of 9 Attractions in Par
Type: Art Galleries, Museums, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Art Galleries, Museums, Shopping & Fashion

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Looe, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
34 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 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.

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Saint Austell, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 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.

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Perth, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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.

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Yelverton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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300 reviews 300 reviews
157 attraction reviews
147 helpful votes 147 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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