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


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Charity No. 313612

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Group Tours

‘I would definitely recommend a visit; we were extremely impressed.’ - Gerrard’s Cross DFAS

‘Beyond expectations!!.. It was excellent to be able to have coffee waiting’ - Dorking Local History Club 


To discuss your Group visit, or the prices listed below, please email or Tel: 01483 813 589

Watts Gallery: £7 per person (discounted group entry rate). Add an half an hour introductory talk for £3 per person or an hour-long tour for £5 per person.

Watts Chapel: Free access or book an hour-long tour for £5 per person 

Limnerslease: Exclusive access available by hour long tour for £5 per person

Special offer: Enjoy a full day at the Watts Gallery Estate for just £19 per person (save £3.50pp).

Watts Gallery also provides tours in French, Italian, German and Spanish.

Group catering is available in the Old Kiln, please enquire when making your booking.

Access: Watts Gallery is fully wheelchair accessible. Guide dogs are permitted throughout the site.

External Talks: If you would like us to come and talk to your group about the internationally renowned collection and remarkable restoration project please call or email us.

 Exhibitions 2015

Liberating Fashion: Aesthetic Dress in Victorian Portraits
17 February - 11 June 2015

The exhibition showcases masterpieces by the Victorian Greats, including Watts, Leighton, Burne-Jones, Alma-Tadema and Tissot alongside fashion, photography and drawings. Click here for more information.

The Art of Bedlam: Richard Dadd
16 June - 1 November 2015

Dadd was one of the most gifted artists of the early Victorian period, making his name with imaginative Shakespearean images. Despite later suffering from severe mental illness and spending much of his career in psychiatric hospitals, Dadd continued to create beautiful and haunting pictures including masterpieces such as The Fairy Feller’s Master-Stroke. Click here for more information.

Exclusive tours of Limnerslease

Exclusive access available by tour for £5 per person

Hear about the people who visited and worked with G.F. and Mary Seton Watts. See their Arts & Crafts style living quarters including period furniture and unique gesso ceilings created by Mary, the precursor to her work in the Watts Cemetery Chapel. 

When Watts Studios reopen in 2015, visitors will be able to see G.F. Watts’s restored studio in addition to new galleries dedicated to Mary Seton Watts and the story of these artists’ lives in Compton. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and woodlands, Watts Studios will also include dedicated space for conservation, courses and practical craft and design classes and there will be year-round events. 

Watts Gallery and Loseley Park: Two venues for £16

Gain a unique insight into Surrey’s heritage by touring two of its most celebrated venues in one day.

Both nestling in the Surrey Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) yet only minutes from the M25 these two locations create the perfect day out for group bookers.

You can now book both of these venues for the special price of £16 per person. Please quote ‘Watts Gallery and Loseley Park two venues for £16 offer’ when making an enquiry. 


Take a self-guided tour of the Gallery, draw upon the rich resources for studies in the following areas. Student Entry £3.75pp

• 19th century British Art
• Craft and design
• Architecture
• Drawing
• Heritage
• Museum Studies
• 19th century British History
• Victorian art and literature