Thornthwaite Galleries, Keswick

4.9
#3 of 15 in Shopping in Keswick
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. Put Thornthwaite Galleries and other Portinscale attractions into our Portinscale attractions app , and watch your holiday take shape.
map
Create an itinerary including Thornthwaite Galleries

(Portinscale is the nearest city to Thornthwaite Galleries)

Thornthwaite Galleries Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
65 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • What a surprising find. This is a must go to place for beautiful unique crafts and paintings. The tea room is so inviting with delicious cakes and savouries with views to die for. The owners of the ga...  more »
  • A really lovely gallery with lots of beautiful items from local artists, ranging in price from quite expensive to very reasonable. Absolutely gorgeous. My husband and I had a cream tea each - deliciou...  more »
  • Always try and call in here for a browse and a good cup of coffee and a little treat from the cake and pastry stand. Never been disappointed and bought, with a little help for the owner, a JR Taylors ...  more »
Places to stay near Thornthwaite Galleries

Plan your trip to Keswick

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Thornthwaite Galleries by other users

19 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDONESIA May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in England BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Arlington Heights & England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 21 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Lake District BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans