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Aberdeen Art Gallery

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Art Gallery Schoolhill, Aberdeen AB10 1FQ, Scotland
+44 300 020 0293
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the building a great place

Loads of things to see well worth a visit recommend this to any one,, you can not miss the outside... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Helen M
Okay but depends on the displays at the time

Visited while walking through the streets. There was a display regarding WW1 included which was... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
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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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“Interesting”
8 Aug 2017
“Good interesting museum”
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Art Gallery Schoolhill, Aberdeen AB10 1FQ, Scotland
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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
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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.

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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
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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!

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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

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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!

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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
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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!

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

Thanks for the review!

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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

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

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

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Reviewed 9 July 2016

Interesting gallery in the city centre. Sometimes the gallery has visiting exhibitions. Best one in recent years were Da Vinci cartoons from Queen collection.

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

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Art Gallery is closed now for 2 years for renovations. The lift if needed is awkward to use as you have to find a member of staff to take you through back rooms to get to it, then they travel up in it with...More

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

Thanks for the review! We will have new customer lifts when we re-open Winter 2017!

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

There are some lovely exhibits to wander through. They do exhibitions on particular areas from time. The gallery is currently undergoing refurbishment which will be interesting to see when it is finished.

Thank Hazel H
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abdnartmuseums, Publications and Information Manager at Aberdeen Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Thank you for your review Hazel, we look forward to seeing you when the Gallery re-opens.

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Aberdeen Treasure Hub Museum Centre is a purpose-built research and storage facility where we care for the incredible collections of art and history when they are not on public display. These include paintings, sculpture... More
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Aberdeen Art Gallery will re-open in 2019 following a major £30m redevelopment.
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