Opening times

Reopening - 6 July 2020

Following the latest government guidance, we are delighted to announce that we will gradually re-open in four phases from the 6 July onward. From 6 July our Shop, Grounds and Contemporary Gallery will open everyday 10am-5pm. Norman Ackroyd CBE, RA Etching the Archipelago Exhibition will be open with FREE admission. Find out more and plan your visit here

Watts Gallery & Studios

Watts Historic Gallery will reopen on 3 August. Our temporary exhibition Unto This Last: Two Hundred Years of John Ruskin and Sculpture Gallery will reopen on 17 August. Tickets must be booked online in advance and go on sale Monday 20 July.

Watts Studios is temporarily closed until Autumn 2020. We will reopen with time slot socially distanced tours which must be pre-booked.


Watts Chapel & Cemetery

Watts Chapel & Cemetery Grounds are currently closed. This is due to health and safety reasons as we complete renovation works. We will provide an update and reopen as soon as possible.

Monday to Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am - 5pm

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day



Visitor Centre

Includes the Visitor Centre, the Shop and Watts Contemporary Gallery

Reopening 6 July - Please note we will be following Government social distancing guidelines and limiting capacity. Find out more about your visit here

Open daily: 10am - 5pm, including Bank Holidays

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Open New Year's Eve (closing at 4pm)
Open New Year's Day

Contact: 01483 813593 / shop@wattsgallery.org.uk / retail@wattsgallery.org.uk


Tea Shop

Reopening 3 August - Please note we will be following Government social distancing guidelines.

Open daily: 10am - 5pm
Open Bank Holidays

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Open New Year's Eve (closing at 4pm)
Open New Year's Day

Contact: 01483 813590 / teashop@wattsgallery.org.uk

Please note: we do not currently take reservations in the Tea Shop.

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Upcoming Events and Exhibitions

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Historic Galleries (3 - 16 August)

until
16 Aug

Swoop: Birds of Delight

until
31 Aug

Watts Tots - Online

until
1 Sep

Make Space - Online

until
1 Sep

Norman Ackroyd CBE, RA: Etching the Archipelago

until
27 Sep

Forest Listening: Liz K Miller

7 Sep
4 Oct

Unto This Last: Two Hundred Years of John Ruskin

17 Aug
1 Nov

Watts Ceramics

1 Oct
1 Nov

The Nature Library

17 Aug
1 Nov