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Aberdeen Art Gallery

Art Gallery Schoolhill, Aberdeen AB10 1FQ, Scotland
+44 300 020 0293
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closed for reconstruction

we were looking forward to get into the Aberdeen Art Gallery, to escape the Scotish weather... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
r0landbrunner
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Zurich, Switzerland
Bad timing

Visited Aberdeen in April from Canada, went to see Art Gallery but when we got ther found it is... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
emurrayprojects
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Mount Pearl, Canada
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**Aberdeen Art Gallery is closed for a major redevelopment and refurbishment from Spring 2015 to Winter 2017. See the city's art collection in exhibitions at Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Drum Castle and at other venues across Britain and Europe. Be kept up to date by visiting our website**
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  • Average6%
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Art Gallery Schoolhill, Aberdeen AB10 1FQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

we were looking forward to get into the Aberdeen Art Gallery, to escape the Scotish weather. Unfortunately, the gallery is closed for reconstruction works.More

Thank r0landbrunner
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are sorry to hear you tried to visit Aberdeen Art Gallery. It has been closed since Spring 2015 for redevelopment. We would encourage visitors to look at our website for opening hours of our venues prior to visiting to avoid disappointment. Our website does...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Visited Aberdeen in April from Canada, went to see Art Gallery but when we got ther found it is closed for major renovations and the building was closed.More

Thank emurrayprojects
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We are sorry to hear you tried to visit Aberdeen Art Gallery. It has been closed since Spring 2015 for redevelopment. We would encourage visitors to look at our website for opening hours of our venues prior to visiting to avoid disappointment. Our website does...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Havna been to see The Nirthern Lights of Old Aberdeen for ages but my wife asked me to accompany her (mainly so she could be chauffeured) on a planned shopping trip to The Granite City. With her indoors off to the shops and our car...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Loads of things to see well worth a visit recommend this to any one,, you can not miss the outside building as it is stunning

Thank Helen M
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thanks for your review, Aberdeen Art Gallery is closed for redevelopment at the moment, reopening in Winter this year.

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Visited while walking through the streets. There was a display regarding WW1 included which was very interesting - not too impressed with some of the rest but art is in the eyes of the beholder - I'm not a great art aficionado so visit was...More

Thank Grant N
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review! The redevelopment of the Gallery is coming along nicely and will re-open Winter 2017!

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very stately marbled hallways, often a topic exhibition is shown in the main hallway. The Old Masters gallery is just amazing..... This gallery has many exhibitions so I've often seen it it many different guises. Possibly a short visit as it's not an enormous area,...More

1  Thank Janbee270
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review! The redevelopment of the Gallery is coming along nicely and will re-open Winter 2017!

Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a lovely old building that has recently been modernised. There is always an exhibition on & is one of the small number of things to do in Aberdeen.

Thank Starkin
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review! The redevelopment of the Gallery is coming along nicely and will re-open Winter 2017!

Reviewed 22 August 2016

This gallery displays many works of Henry Moore and many other contemprory artists. I was lucky to witness a performing art show presented by some local art students..

Thank Sree D
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 4 August 2016

I am writing this review now because I really miss my visits to this gallery. Centrally located, it's a great place just to be in. The paintings, graphic art and sculpture are quite impressive bearing in mind that it is not a huge gallery. I...More

Thank CuriousOwl
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting building and collection of art. Closed for refurbishments but reopening again soon. Lovely marble staircase and good collection of contemporary and older pieces of art. Staff are respectful and friendly. General access is free to the public and it's located very centrally. Has a...More

Thank Sarah D
abdnartmuseums, Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thanks for the review!

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