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Otley Courthouse Arts Centre

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Address: Courthouse Street, Otley LS21 3AN, England
Phone Number: 01943 467466

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Even when I lived in Leeds, I often made the journey to see favourite artists, who never made it to Leeds because the cost of the few venues was prohibitive. The Courthouse, and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Stephen W
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even when I lived in Leeds, I often made the journey to see favourite artists, who never made it to Leeds because the cost of the few venues was prohibitive. The Courthouse, and its associated venue in Saltaire, offer relaxed affordable evenings in fine surroundings. I've travelled to The Sage in Gateshead, and paid through the nose to see performers,... More 

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Leeds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I visited with some pupils and we all enjoyed our visit. Free to look around, the staff helpful. Cafe on site offering limited choice but good prices. My pupils really enjoyed looking around, especially going into the old cells! Lots of interesting true stories on offer to read about the courthouses past. Art exhibition on too which was nice to... More 

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Eaglescliffe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We went to see a talk by Dan Cruickshank, the talk wasn't what was advertised but still excellent. The venue is idea for these sort of events, compact, good facilities and centrally located. There is a bar 7 café serving drinks and snacks, the auditorium was good for this sort of event.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We've seen a few events here and it's a great place for live music. Only thing I would alter is the beer is far too cold, in bottles in the fridge.

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Thank carronk
Bridlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Great venue to visit when the Farmers Market is in Oltey as it is used for selling craft on these day

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Thank Whackend
Otley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is a wonderful venue for Otley. It pulls together a great programme of events throughoiut the year which cater for most. The staff are always friendly and helpful and passionate about the courthouse

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Otley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Offers so much for the Town, films, cafe, theatre and run by very friendly and helpful volunteers. Will visit again to make use of the facilities

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Recently moved to Otley and finding my way around. Went to see a film and later had a tour around the historic building. Well worth supporting

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Thank Philip W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

The old courthouse complete with cells now refurbished to offer a venue for arts events, exhibitions, plays and music. There is also a cafe.

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Thank Sharron H
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We went to the Feldspar and Plumhall gig. This is a great little venue and it is very well run. They also have a bar.

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