BOOK GUILDFORD HOTELS

Featured Destination

September 2019: Autumn in the Southern Chilterns

We feel an autumn break should be about embracing the beauty of the season rather than trying to escape it in the search for year-round ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Guildford

Guildford House Gallery, Guildford, Surrey

Guildford House Gallery
155 High Street
Guildford
Surrey

GU1 3AJ | View map
email
Click for phone

Write a review
update this listing

Guildford House is a fascinating 17th century town house and is now Guildford Borough Council’s art gallery showing selections from the Borough’s collection and varied temporary exhibitions.

The house was built in 1660 for John Child, who was three times Mayor of Guildford. From the mid 1840’s it became business premises. It opened as Guildford’s Art Gallery in 1959.

As well as the Borough’s collection, which features a large selection of John Russell’s, a Guildford born artist. There are a large number of temporary exhibitions.

The gallery is open Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4.45pm

Details

Months Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4.45pm
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Conference Facilities: Yes
Admission Price: Free
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Café

More Attractions nearby

Abbot's Hospital (0.12 miles)

The Guildhall (0.19 miles)

Guildford Castle (0.24 miles)

Guildford Museum (0.37 miles)

Guildford Boat House Ltd River Trips (0.43 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 5,353 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
Well, my wife and I were married in a toilet - it was a marriage of convenience! - Tommy Cooper
More Quotes

On this day:
Battle of Hastings - 1066, Battle of Old Byland - 1322, Caerphilly Pit disaster - 1913, Winnie the Pooh Published - 1926, Balham Blitz Tube Disaster - 1940, Fifty Pence Coin Issued - 1969
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages