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Henry Moore Institute

74 The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AH, England
+44 113 246 7467
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Disappointed to find most of the gallery closed

On finding the City Art Gallery closed I visited this one only to find one exhibition on and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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I often used to go to the Henry Moore Institute years ago and always found the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Southampton, United Kingdom
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The Henry Moore Institute is an award-winning exhibitions venue, research centre, library and sculpture archive in central Leeds
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good22%
  • Average31%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible16%
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74 The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AH, England
Leeds City Centre
+44 113 246 7467
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On finding the City Art Gallery closed I visited this one only to find one exhibition on and the rest of the gallery closed. The Jiro Takamatsu exhibition was interesting in itself but I would have liked to have been able to see more. Advice...More

Thank bdon257
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I often used to go to the Henry Moore Institute years ago and always found the exhibits interesting. Having found the main Leeds Art Gallery closed due to refurbishment, I thought I'd do a revisit. Nice enough welcome on the door from the staff on...More

Thank Philmex1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Smallish gallery, well laid out. Named artist exhibition in a couple of rooms with one or two small side rooms featuring other artists. I think your visit will depend on what artist(s) they are showing at the time...don't come expecting Henry Moore pieces. Free entry,...More

Thank Leza H
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I felt I needed to write a review of this excellent gallery to balance out some of the more negative views I have just read. The Henry Moore Institute is an outstanding gallery with constantly shifting exhibitions showcasing a huge range of sculpture. In the...More

Thank Alistair H
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit to the Henry Moore Institute. When I visited they had the exhibit Votives by Aleksandra Domanović. The exhibit was so beautiful! There was also a great film on turbo sculpture. Would really like to visit again to explore the rest of...More

Thank KatieNumi
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We found it disappointing even though it is free to visit. Some galleries were closed and we only ended up seeing one or two of the galleries.

Thank gavinhigg
Reviewed 2 March 2017

It is located on the Headrow in the center of Leeds right next door to the Leeds City Art gallery. It is an impressive black marble fronted building and like the Art Gallery is absolutely free to enter. The Henry Moore is a huge square...More

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I was very pleased with the exhibition, if I have a critism it is that there wasn't a lot to see but I suspect that was because the art gallery next door was closed and you would usually walk on into that area and see...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I always call in here, whenever I am in Leeds. More often than not, the art on show is rather pretentious, but to be fair, I enjoyed the current exhibition as it made me smile!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I was expecting more tbh. I love sculpture, and Moore, but didn't see any. Maybe I was expecting too much?? I'm not sure if some of it is closed at the moment. We went to the prosthetics exhibition which is interesting but more at home...More

Thank mrs_m_Leics
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9 August 2016|
Response from Alice M | Property representative |
Hi Darren, there's no entrance fee, we are completely free!