Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance

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  • August 21, 2017
    To see amazing pictures so close is stunning. There are some real classics in the gallery that are real icons of an age when art meant being able to paint something that people could recognise  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    At the moment they are exhibiting the paintings of Stanhope Forbes. We loved them all so much. He's a genius. Just genius. Stunning paintings. Never seen anything like them before. Worth a visit.  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    This was our second visit in 2 years. Both times we enjoyed the high quality exhibitions featuring notable local artist. The gallery offers guided tours which are very well worth joining.  more »
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  • Brilliant painting exhibition. Very helpful and friendly staff. Nice cafe and gardens. Excellent in every way. Go see the paintings!
  • Excellent display of old favourites and rarer treasures from the preeminent Newlyn artist. A beautiful place to be taking lunch in thid gorgeous weather.
  • Great physical and social history of the area in the museum plus a very nice cafe with superb sandwiches.
  • Lovely pictures of the local area. I was surprised at the strength of the watercolours.
  • Love to visit the gallery, in a lovely old building, set in Penlee Gardens . interesting artworks on display here, which change during the year.

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