Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village

Down Lane
Compton
Guildford
Surrey
GU3 1DQ

51.22138,-0.62927

Opening Times

Opening Time - 01/01/17 to 31/12/17
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Friday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday 11:00 - 17:00
  • Bank Holiday Open

Tickets

  • Adult : £9.50
  • Children under 16 - FREE : £0.00
  • Special - All tickets on TUESDAYS : £4.75
  • Student : £4.75

About

Watts Gallery : Artists' Village is a unique Arts & Craft gem nestled in the Surrey Hills. Discover Victorian paintings and sculpture in the historic Watts Gallery before enjoying a quite moment at the nearby Grade 1 listed Watts Chapel, taking in the beautiful woodlands and grounds. Find out more about the lives of the founders G F and Mary Watts on a tour of The Artists' home, Limnerslease, and the newly opened Watts Studios. Finally, discover art for sale in the Watts Contemporary exhibition in the Pottery Building along with a wide selection of gifts, books and homewares in the Shop. Watts Gallery - Artists’ Village is more than just an art gallery. It offers a full day out of culture and creativity.

"An exceptional day out for everyone." - Cobham Life

"Why didn't I know about these artists? The entire venue is stimulating. The collection of paintings, sculptures and ceramics is awesome. A must visit for anybody interested in art and artists." - TripAdvisor Review

"There is so much to see and learn at Watts Gallery - Artists' Village . . . an easy place to spend a full day and want to return for more." - TripAdvisor Review

To help young children explore the collection and site in a more tactile way, the Artists’ Village offers interactive trails. 5 Things for Under 5s and Art Trail pack is available from Watts Gallery every day. The Artists' Village Activity Backpack is available from Watts Studios on Saturdays and during school holidays.

Groups Information
Groups of eight or more receive discounted entry with advance booking (£9pp) and each individual receives a 10% discount in the Shop. Exclusive tours and talks with expert guides are available as well as a variety of refreshments and food options. Please visit our website for more information wattsgallery.org.uk/visit/group-visits. 

Watts Gallery - Artists' Village provides a perfect day out for groups. With historical buildings, art and heritage collections, attractive grounds, The Tea Shop and Shop there is plenty to see and do. Our critically acclaimed temporary exhibition programme sheds new light on Victorian art and social history, and changes three times a year meaning there is always something new to discover at Watts.

Group Prices: £9 per person - Tours and talks at additional costs (from £4 per person)

Entry Prices
Adults: £9.50 
Students: £4.75
Children 16 and under: Free
All tickets £4.75 on Tuesdays

Opening Times
Watts Gallery & Watts Studios (including bank holidays)  Tuesday – Sunday, 11am – 5pm 
Watts Chapel: Monday – Sunday, 10am - 5pm
Tea Shop: Monday – Sunday, 10.30am – 5pm

Coach Parking
Coaches can drop off a group at the Artists’ Village and park at Loseley Park car park, 5 minutes away (postcode GU3 1HS). Coach drop off must be arranged in advance.

Additional Facilities
Fully accessible toilets
Gift shop
Close to bus stop
Credit card accepted
All weather attraction  
Picnic area

 

Facilities

All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
Demonstrations Given
Educational Visits Accepted
Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
Family Fun
Forest Location
Group discounts available
Guide Dogs Permitted
Guided Tours Available for Groups
Guided Tours Available for Individuals
Indoor Attraction
Marketed Towards Children
Marketed Towards Families
Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
Marketed towards student/youth
On site parking
On-Site cafe/restaurant
Parking (free)
Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
Picnic Site
Ramp/Level Access
Toilets
Village Location
Wi-fi available