Heritage Open Day

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16 September 2018
Watts Gallery - Artists' Village

Sunday 16 September
11am - 5pm
Free admission

Watts Gallery – Artists' Village has plenty to enjoy for visitors of all ages; discover our family trails, workshops, demonstrations and take guided tours of the site. See our collection of paintings and sculptures by Victorian artist G F Watts in our historic galleries and explore our temporary exhibition, James Henry Pullen: Inmate – Inventor - Genius.

Admire paintings by renowned female artist Evelyn De Morgan and ceramic works by her husband William De Morgan. Visit the Watts Studios, get creative in The Make Space and enjoy exclusive behind-the-scenes access to Limnerslease, the Arts and Crafts home of G F and Mary Watts.

Get an insight into Mary Watts as an artist and designer in her own right and then stroll to her own masterpiece, the Watts Chapel, a Grade I listed Arts & Crafts building. Explore the woodlands and grounds with our family trails before treating yourself at the Tea Shop and browsing art for sale in Watts Contemporary Gallery, as well a wide selection of gifts in the Shop.

Enjoy free admission for today only (charges apply on all other days throughout the year).

Help us make 1,000 poppies for our WWI centenary event.

Event Details

Opening times:

Watts Gallery and Watts Studios: 11am - 5pm

Visitor Centre, Shop and Watts Contemporary Gallery: 10.30am - 5.15pm

Tea Shop: 10.30am - 5pm

Watts Chapel: 9am - 5pm