Castlegate House Gallery

Alex Saint

Twentieth century British and contemporary art is on offer here at Castlegate House Gallery, another of Cockermouth’s Grade II-listed Georgian gems. Its new owners are obsessive collectors and passionate about what they sell here  – with fine British ceramics and contemporary studio pottery amidst the paintings. A changing programme of temporary exhibitions keeps it fresh. Well worth dropping by.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Friday10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Saturday10:00am - 5:00pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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