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A very good small gallery with a wide collection of pictures. Interesting and certainly worth a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Howard-Liverpool
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Lovely gallery

First visit yesterday to see the excellent Neil Pittaway exhibition and delighted with the Cooper... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2019
BettBed
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good small gallery with a wide collection of pictures. Interesting and certainly worth a visit. Galleries contain stuff you love hate or just passively accept. Its very much what your into. This gallery is worth a visit. Its free so if it doesnt...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

First visit yesterday to see the excellent Neil Pittaway exhibition and delighted with the Cooper Gallery. Very friendly staff, well laid out exhibits. It’s size gives it an intimate and welcoming feel, unlike some of the larger museums and galleries I’ve visited. The shop has...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BettBed
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

The gallery is very interesting. There are marble busts, portraits, funny paints and prints. A few off the wall paintings and prints. Most people write about the coffee bar. We wasn't impressed but the review it about the gallery. Staff are friendly and welcoming and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

I came especially to Barnsley to visit this Gallery, and was not disappointed. Upon reading some of the reviews, I'm surprised that they tend to focus around the cafe - which is good, but the art is fantastic. Based near the city centre, the Cooper...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Quite a small art gallery, close to the Barnsley experience; there is a small cafe attached. There are permanent paintings, but also changing exhibitions so it's worth dropping in when you're passing to see what's new. I wouldn't go out of my way to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael T
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Follow a very informative trip around the Barnsley experience we finished off with an afternoon tea. High quality fayre and nothing was too much trouble. Delightful atmosphere. ... and much cake ... yummy!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 779juliaw
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Lovely home made food, friendly staff,reasonably priced. Very quick efficient service. Takeaway salads etc mouth watering.......and the cakes.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Jean M
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Call in here most Saturday mornings. The food is always good quality. The staff are always very friendly. Prices are very reasonable. Sometimes because it's popular it can be difficult to get a table.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 831frankh
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Cooper Gallery has more to see than meets the eye. The building is deceiving. There are different exhibitions throughout the year. Beautiful jewellery and porcelain and glass items on sale, perfect for gifts. The cafe is a must but is best avoided between 1.00pm and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I love to pop in and see the latest exhibitions. They also sell very good cards. The cafe is also very good.

Date of experience: May 2018
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