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Thornthwaite Galleries, Keswick
(4.9/5 based on 50 reviews on the web)
Set in a traditional Cumbrian barn that dates back two centuries, Thornthwaite Galleries serves as a cozy yet contemporary art gallery. Browse paintings, prints, jewelry, sculptures, pottery, photographs and more from a number of local artists, many of which feature the Lake District's inspiring landscape. Most work on display is for sale, as are a number of gift items, so this also makes a great place to pick up a few souvenirs. Complete your visit with a trip to the on-site teashop, which serves up fair-trade tea and coffee, light refreshments, and sweet treats. To visit Thornthwaite Galleries on your holiday in Keswick, and find out what else Keswick has to offer, use our Keswick travel itinerary planner.
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  • Visit here a couple of times whenever we're staying in keswick. Lovely coffee, scones etc and lovely gallery and shop. Definitely worth visiting. 
  • After driving past Thornthwaite for 12 years we decided to pay it a visit. We should have popped in before! This art shop has a wide range of local painting, photos, cards, sculpture, books, ceramics,...  more »
  • Small[parking area and wheelchair access for my wife was difficult.Excellent range of local skills and souvenirs but I felt some rather pricey particularly the photographs.Staff friendly and helpful a...  more »