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Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park

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Address

Nr Stratford upon Avon
Warwickshire
CV35 9HZ

Contact

Tel : +44 01926 645500
Fax : +44 01926 645501

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Prices

Child
£0.00£3.00


Family
£16.00 - £30.00


Concession
£7.20 - £13.50


adult
£8.00 - £15.00


Visitors of all ages are warmly welcomed to this award-winning and family-friendly art gallery and parkland.

The gallery is housed in a Grade I listed Georgian mansion remodelled by Robert Adam, surrounded by 120 acres of 'Capability' Brown landscaped parkland.

Explore over 2000 works of art from around the world including: paintings from the 'Golden Age' of Italian art (1600-1800), Germanic art from 1450-1650; British portraits featuring work by Sir Joshua Reynolds and a collection of Tudor portraits; one of Europe's finest collections of Chinese bronzes; the UK's largest collection of British Folk Art and the Marx-Lambert collection, featuring work by textile designer Enid Marx.

Discover an exciting changing programme of exhibitions, which, from 9 July 2016 , features two enthralling exhibitions, Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration alongside BBC Faces of Comedy. In the Autumn see Picasso on Paper and a fantastic light display outside the gallery.

Enjoy a refreshing break in the licensed waitress service restaurant, a light bite from our cafe or enjoy a picnic and a stroll in our parkland or a visit to the children's playground.

There's also a programme of free daily tours, talks, adult workshops and family trails and activities.

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Recent News

Summer Exhibition - Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration

Compton Verney goes back to the 1950s with gloriously nostalgic exhibition

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Popular Compton Verney Festival is back

Country houses and music events are well known - but an art gallery with its own music festival? Now that rocks!

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Directions


By Road

Compton Verney is situated on the B4086 between Wellesbourne and Kineton.

From M40 take junction 12 and follow brown signs.

By Public Transport

By rail: Nearest stations are Leamington Spa, Banbury or Stratford upon Avon, approximately a 25 minute taxi ride from each.

By bus: From Wood Street Stratford-upon-Avon or Banbury bus station take the 269 call 0871 200 2233 for details. CitySightseeing Heart of Warwickshire bus service From Pen and Parchment Stratford-upon-Avon. Service runs every weekend throughout June and July, then daily from 24 July - 5 September. For details see www.city-sightseeing.com or call 01789 412680.

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Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park facilities include:

  • Dogs restrictions
  • First aid facilities
  • In countryside
  • Indoor event/attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Outdoor event/attraction
  • Smoking not permitted
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Guided tours available for individuals
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Suitable for families
  • Suitable for young children
  • Delta accepted
  • Euros accepted
  • Group discounts available (min group size)
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Café/restaurant
  • Picnic site
  • Car park over 5 minutes’ walk
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Approx length of visit
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Groups accepted
  • Min group size
  • Special group rates
  • TIC staff admitted free
  • Toilets

Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park accessibility includes:

  • Audible alarm system
  • Clear signage throughout attraction, eg colour contrast, large letters, pictograms
  • Contrast markings on glass doors and full-height windows
  • Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
  • Disability awareness training for all personnel
  • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside main entrance
  • Effective lighting throughout attraction for visually impaired visitors
  • Flat route with no steps from parking area to entrance
  • Good colour/tonal contrast throughout attraction, eg doors contrast with floor/walls
  • Handrail by ramp
  • Handrail by steps
  • Hearing loop system available in appropriate areas, eg ticket counter
  • Information available in braille
  • Information available in large print
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • Level access, ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Level access, ramp or lift to gift shop
  • Level access, ramp or lift to information point
  • Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant
  • Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point

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