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Art gallery that houses Harrogate's 19th-20th century fine art collection. Changing exhibitions highlight themes within the collection. Disabled access. Free admission.
The Mercer Art Gallery in Harrogate contains some 2000 works of art, mainly from the 19th and 20th centuries. This fine art collections contains the works of William Powell Frith, Atkinson Grimshaw, Sir Edward Burne-Jones, Dame Laura Knight, Alan Davie and many more. 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.
The Mercer Art Gallery features two spaces, the Main Gallery and the smaller North Gallery. The changing exhibition programme for both galleries ranges from national touring exhibitions of painting, photography, sculpture and crafts to exhibitions from the permanent collections to displays by local artists.