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Eva Wilkin Galleria at Gingerland
Ranked #32 of 53 things to do in Nevis
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Owner description: Dame Eva Wilkin is generally known as the 'First Lady" of Nevisian art, lived and painted in this restored former cotton mill estate. She was once visited by Prince Charles and was awarded an OBE for her contribution to West Indies art. The site now houses a gallery stocked with prints of her works as well as other local artists; gifts, jewelry, handicrafts and furnishings and decor accessories and more.
Forres, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2013

By chance we went down the road to the gallery which was an old sugar mill and is now the centre point of a thriving business in home furniture and trinkets of all kinds along with plenty of paintings by the local artists and others, a very good way to spend an hour browsing through all the items and the gardens are slowly becoming an even more focal point by the Thai's that run the gallery.

Visited March 2013
Thank John N
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English first
Bend, Oregon, United States
1 review
“Beautiful gallery and setting”
Reviewed 21 March 2013

The setting and architecture of this gallery add to it's beauty and interest. It has a wide range of well designed quality items, not the usual tourist stuff. There are Asian influenced pieces for the home, jewelry, lovely scarves, furniture and of course reproductions of Eva Wilkin;s work. Worth seeking out plus there are Boris and Angus the friendly dogs.

Visited March 2013
Thank Jay C
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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Another little gem for Nevis”
Reviewed 8 March 2013

Nevis is full of hidden gems and this newly opened Galleria is just the latest
It has moved from what used to be part of the Botanical Gardens into a purpose built building next to s Sigar Mill on top of a hill
magnificent views and the Gallery itself is full of beautiful things from wooden furniture,locally made spice concoctions and of course lots of Eva Wilckin prints
Worth a trip to Nevis just to See little gems of which this is a sparkling example

Visited February 2013
Thank Alan C
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Vancouver, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Shopping at the Galleria”
Reviewed 31 January 2013

I loved this unique and beautiful shop in the gorgeous grounds of the converted sugar mill where Eva Wilkin painted. From artwork to stacking baskets and carved teak furniture, local hot sauce and regional books for adults and children, locals and tourists will love 'milling' around this lovely gem in Nevis.

Visited January 2013
Thank Bonnie S
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