Abbot Hall Art Gallery


Abbot Hall provides the perfect setting in which to see and enjoy fine art. It is one of Britain's finest independent galleries with a wonderful collection and a highly acclaimed exhibition programme. The Georgian building is a jewel in itself, situated by the River Kent and overlooked by the ruins of Kendal Castle. Collections of fine art from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries include paintings by Romney and Ruskin, works by 20th century British artists and 250 years of Lake District watercolours.

For exhibitions and displays see website.


Contact Information

  01539 722464
  Visit the Abbot Hall Art Gallery website

Useful Information

Disabled access : Access to Abbot Hall is available via lifts
Opening Times : Mon-Sat, Jan 17-Dec 20, 10.30am-5pm (closing 4pm Nov-Feb). Open Sundays during Jul & Aug, 12-4pm.

Admission Prices : Adults £6.35, children & students FREE

Location Information