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Watts Gallery
Down Lane, Compton
Guildford, Surrey
GU3 1DQ, United Kingdom
T: 01483 810235
F: 01483 810285


Watts Gallery is a
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Charity No. 313612

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Welcome to Watts Gallery, An Artists' Village

16th December 2014

Come along to our Artist in Residence open studio on Thursday 18 December. Read more.

10th December 2014

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Watts Gallery Team Triathlon. We have been raising money to help save the Watts Studios, the only remaining 19th-century artists’ studio with its collection still intact and the only remaining house and studio designed by Sir Ernest George, the great Arts & Crafts architect. Thanks to your support we have managed to exceed our target of £10,000 and donations are still coming in. Read more.

8th December 2014

Thank you to everyone who supported the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2014. With your help Watts Gallery was able to raise a staggering £45,837 including gift aid which will support our ‘Art for All’ learning programme and make a real difference to the lives of some of the most disadvantaged people in our community this Christmas. Read more.

27th November 2014

The golden colours of autumn are spectacular in the Surrey Hills and this year even more so. It is not surprising that Watts’s canvases created at Limnerslease, were so rich in golden colour. With the autumn, brings the pitch darkness which is Compton in Winter. The lanterns look cozy, but this winter we have a special surprise – winter woodland illuminations designed by the artist Mary Branson. Read more.

Visitor Information

Opening Hours

Tuesday to Sunday (incl Bank Holiday Mondays): 11am - 5pm
Monday: Closed

Winter Opening Hours
Watts Gallery is closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. All other days open as normal, 11am - 5pm.


Adults: £7.50
Students: £3.75
Tuesday: ALL TICKETS £3.75
Kids under 16 - FREE
Friends of Watts Gallery: FREE
Carers: Free