We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gallery on the Green

1 The Green, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9HL, England
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Work of Art appreciated one at a time!

A very quirky gallery, housed in a telephone box that professes to be the smallest gallery in the... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
davidwilliambarnes
,
Blackpool, United Kingdom
And I thought the Tardis was a police callbox

Bigger in than out, this quirky little gem is guaranteed to raise a smile. The more you look, the... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Brimble
,
Lagos, Portugal
Read all 30 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
About
Possibly the smallest art gallery in the world, in a converted BT telephone kiosk on the Green in Settle, North Yorkshire, England
Contact
1 The Green, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle BD24 9HL, England
Website
Write a ReviewReviews (30)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"phone box"
in 15 reviews
"changing exhibitions"
in 3 reviews
"town centre"
in 3 reviews
"international artists"
in 2 reviews
"worth the detour"
in 2 reviews
"little gem"
in 2 reviews
"folly"
in 4 reviews
"smallest"
in 9 reviews
"housed"
in 3 reviews
"quirky"
in 7 reviews
"sir"
in 2 reviews
"benches"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017

A very quirky gallery, housed in a telephone box that professes to be the smallest gallery in the world. Great imagination and it certainly gets the smile factor. Well done Settle Council for buying this iconic box in 2009. Doesn't take long to view the...More

2  Thank davidwilliambarnes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Bigger in than out, this quirky little gem is guaranteed to raise a smile. The more you look, the more you see, as one piece after another catches the eye, not least the view and setting itself. Perhaps for me, the biggest jolt was that...More

2  Thank Brimble
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The gallery is housed in a phone box! Displays are changed periodically. Any donations given go partly toward the upkeep and the remainder to charity. A lovely idea

Thank Vincent A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Of course it is worth seeing something as unusual as the smallest art gallery in the world. It is also worth popping along here simply to enjoy this idyllic, peaceful part of Settle. After you've spent a couple of minutes going round the art gallery...More

Thank johnhouston2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We're lucky enough to live within walking distance of this little gem of a gallery. Always something interesting on show - at the moment a long awaited return of the "Moth man". Some amazing pictures of moths......I'll never view them in the same light again,...More

Thank sueevie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This has got to be the smallest art gallery I have ever been to. It is free . It is a phone box full of miniature paintings and an elaborate mosaic floor.

1  Thank Mickeyjohn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Galley on the Green in Upper Settle (5 min walk fro town centre) is housed in an iconic phone box designed by Sir Giles Gilbert in 1935. It is believed that the Gallery is the smallest public art gallery in the world. It is...More

1  Thank Ronald D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Frequently changing exhibitions by local artists. Always something different. Quirky, but interesting use of old phone box.

1  Thank Michael G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Really cool art gallery in an old phone booth on the green. Changing exhibits. Fun location. Great idea. Worth a few minutes detour.

1  Thank Kate L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here to bag the geocache in the gallery. It is an amazing little find. Not way I'd have spotted it otherwise.

1  Thank Rob T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Settle
The Lion at Settle
541 reviews
.39 km away
Falcon Manor Hotel
409 reviews
.56 km away
The Craven Arms
346 reviews
1.86 km away
Eldon Country Hotel
32 reviews
5.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Fisherman
253 reviews
.55 km away
Talbot Arms
458 reviews
.34 km away
The Italian Restaurant
247 reviews
.44 km away
Ye Olde Naked Man Cafe
575 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Harts Head Inn
9 reviews
1.18 km away
Settle Tourist Information Centre
80 reviews
.39 km away
Museum of North Craven Life at The Folly
25 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gallery on the Green staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;