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Dulwich Picture Gallery

14 Gallery Road | Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AD, England
+44 20 8693 5254
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Great Tove Jansson/Moomins exhibition!

Started off slightly uncomfortably - we went straight to the cafe as we had time before our planned... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
HTBTravels
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London, United Kingdom
Interesting

Interesting value in good surroundings with helpful informative staff. For a small gallery , there... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
Plattypuss52
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Sevenoaks
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14 Gallery Road | Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AD, England
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Started off slightly uncomfortably - we went straight to the cafe as we had time before our planned entry time. The cafe looked very busy and we couldn't work out whether you were meant to just walk in or speak to someone. Staff were rushed...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Interesting value in good surroundings with helpful informative staff. For a small gallery , there are some good exhibits. Unfortunately not all rooms were open. Cafe good too although only had a coffee.

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

I had wanted to go to this gallery for a while. Has a amazing cafe to visit. Entered the gallery £7.50 per person which seems a bit expensive. A amazing building, Has pictures from the major art schools of europe, including Rembrant and Hogarth, a...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

A small art gallery but it is a lovely place to visit. I've been here a few times and it's always a nice experience. In the summer months they have outside events in the evenings, on some days. I highly recommend going here, you won't...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

As some other reviewers have commented, Dulwich Picture Gallery is quite small but there are many interesting works of art to see. We always enjoy walking round looking at all the paintings by famous artists. The staff are very knowledgeable and we visited the little...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

This has to be my favourite gallery. It is just a delightful building, the small cafe offers to most tasty cakes before you set off, and the staff in the gallery are always helpful and friendly. It is a joy to visit, and the Tove...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2018

I visited here again for the temporary exhibition. I always enjoy my visits here both for the temporary and permanent exhibitions.

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Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

I had been meaning to go to the Tove Jansson exhibition, and had paid in advance to visit before the end. Arrived at 10, joined a queue and after some time was told that if I had an eticket I could go straight through, went...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The Tove Jansson exhibition was fascinating and enjoyable. A special opportunity to review her rich artistry in graphic art , illustration and portrait. We learnt a lot about Tove, Moomins and also her work on the Hobbit and Alice in Wonderland. Her pacifism is powerfully...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Although the Dulwich Picture Gallery is quite small there are many interesting works of art to see including many by old masters. We visited especially to see the special exhibition of the work of Tove Jansson which was excellent - I felt it was worth...More

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tbagpuss
November 26, 2015|
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Response from Vic H | Reviewed this property |
We found it so interesting that we were two hours in the actual exhibition. That was also partly because we seemed to arrive at the busiest time, around 11.00 a.m.
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Ben M
November 10, 2015|
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Response from darnoc2511 | Reviewed this property |
All the above suggestions make sense
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fussychica
July 26, 2015|
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Response from Stuart L | Property representative |
Hello! If you purchase a temporary exhibition ticket that will also give you access to the Permanent Collection without the need to buy an additional ticket.
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