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Thornthwaite Galleries

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Bit out of the way, I was concerned it would be a tiny shop with just a few offerings! Wow, was I... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2019
Colchester, United Kingdom
Coffee Cake and Craic

In the Keswick area and looking for something to do , Thornthwaite Gallery is well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
Karen M
Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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Thornthwaite, Keswick CA12 5SA, England
+44 17687 78248
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Reviewed September 5, 2019

Bit out of the way, I was concerned it would be a tiny shop with just a few offerings! Wow, was I wrong. This place is fantastic, so many different styles of arts and crafts. Different materials and just really high quality. We ended up...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

In the Keswick area and looking for something to do , Thornthwaite Gallery is well worth a visit. Filled with beautiful hand crafted items,gifts,photographs and pictures. Not to forget the wonderful homemade cakes,scones,food and drinks available. Oh yes and the Gallery personnel are friendly and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Karen M
Reviewed July 25, 2019

Always pay The Thorntree a visit just to look around and also to have a coffee and a scone. All pleasantly served and this place is good to have good browse especially if you are looking for an unusual gift for the home or relative.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank digitraisedwhenasked
Reviewed July 6, 2019

I love visiting the Gallery & seeing what is on display. A very good place to pick up presents for birthdays & special occasions. The cafe is small, but very nice.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MarilynAnn1947
Reviewed June 8, 2019

We have been visiting Thornthwaite Galleries for almost forty years because we find there is always something there which is of particular interest to us. In the past we have bought paintings, sketches, wood sculptures, vases, ceramic bowls, metal sculptures, bronzes, glassware, jewellery and last...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank mavisLancashire
OLY1200, Owner at Thornthwaite Galleries, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2019

thankyou for your review, we try hard and its always good to get nice feedback

Reviewed March 24, 2019

Lots of different artists exhibiting. Some of the “felt work” looks amazing and what can be done with wood really impressive. Cheese scone with cream cheese and chilli jam very tasty as was the cheese and onion toasty with a nice cup of tea

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SwainP1404
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Out for a round robin walk this morning, from Braithwaite and back, we walked through Thornthwaite village. Hoping to stop for coffee and have a good look around the galleries, we were disappointed to find it closed until mid - February. However, Paula the owner...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank PeterandAndrea
Reviewed November 5, 2018

A lot packed into a small space. Huge range of top quality items for sale and an ever changing exhibitions. When you’ve finished browsing have some refreshments in the tea room, reasonably priced food. Cheese features predominately on the menu, but there are alternatives of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PipR57
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Really good quality arts & crafts, friendly welcoming atmosphere, very helpful staff, and one of the best tearooms we've visited! Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KJW_Danbury
Reviewed July 29, 2018

A tasty snack lunch surrounded by all kinds of interesting quality crafts at reasonable prices not to mention the tempting homemade cakes!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vickyrose2018
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