Mercer Art Gallery

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The gallery is home to Harrogate's Fine Art Collection. The collection is not on permanent display. Paintings, prints and drawings from it are featured in our lively and diverse exhibition programme throughout the year. Exhibitions include national touring shows as well as work by local artists.

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Opening hours

The Mercer Art Gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday 10am-5pm and Sundays 2pm-5pm. We are closed on Mondays unless it is a bank holiday. Between November and March we close at 4pm.

Admission charges


Over 2000 works of fine art, mainly from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Collection details

Fine Art, Photography

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
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Harrogate Open Exhibition 2017

  • 17 June — 3 September 2017 *on now

There’s something for everyone in this year’s Harrogate Open exhibition! Showcasing the work of artists from the Harrogate district, the Open exhibition features over 100 paintings, drawings and sculptures.

If you visit before August 20th you can also vote on your favourite for the People's Choice award.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Entry to the Mercer Art Gallery is free


Mercer Art Gallery
Swan Road
North Yorkshire




01423 556188

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