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Address: 106 High Street, Rye TN31 7JE, England
Phone Number: 01797 226 937
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Like a lot of people I am a keen photographer but the standard in The Purdie Gallery is excellent. Local simple views are turned into works of art. If in Rye make sure you have a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Rye, United Kingdom
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Rye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Like a lot of people I am a keen photographer but the standard in The Purdie Gallery is excellent. Local simple views are turned into works of art. If in Rye make sure you have a look (or indeed buy) There are card versions of most pictures for around £2.00.

1 Thank paulpsails
Terrigal, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

I was drawn to the wonderful coastal photographs and bought a few greeting cards (some of which which I intend to frame). There is a raw beauty to the scenes and a lovely memory of my visit to Rye and surrounds. Worth a visit for gifts or just for yourself!

1 Thank sarandip30
Chester, United Kingdom
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118 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

Passed this gallery of work by photographer David Purdie and had to pop inside. The window display had a beautiful canvas image of underneath Hastings Pier - wonderful textures and light in the picture. Inside there was another landscape with sheep, capturing the light so beautifully. And the prices were lower than expected. You can also buy posters and postcards... More 

1 Thank chestervoyager
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

I really like David Purdie's work - I have a photo of fishing boats at Hastings over the fireplace. This gallery gives you the chance to view his work and buy anything from a card or jigsaw to a full sized print.

1 Thank AntoniaChitty
Prague, Czech Republic
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74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

You can't resist popping into this gallery conveniently sited in between shops . Need to plan time to "stop and stare " . Stunning local photos as prints , posters and cards . Would have like to have seem more of the black and white shots of Dungeness

Thank 817dave
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192 reviews
74 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016

I was very tempted to buy something here. Original ideas and very reasonable prices. Must bring my size requirements next visit.

Thank Mike P
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016

Bought framed print of Mermaid Street. Lovely owner gave lots of advice and history of what the artist/photographer does.

Thank Warren C
Walsham-le-Willows, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2015

Been here several times and I just love this photographer. Great for unusual greetings cards, small prints and of course his large framed and canvas prints. He also runs workshops which you can sign up for.

Thank sldraper
Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2015

David Purdie is an excellent photographic artist he specialises in scenes in East Sussex and Kent In his gallery you can buy framed prints, posters and cards of all his works. All are reasonably priced

1 Thank david s
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179 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015

VEry friendly and some very good quality cards, I was pleased to hear that the pictures can be purchased online.. Friendly lady

Thank frenchitalia

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