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The Fergusson Gallery

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Address: Marshall Place, Perth PH2 8NS, Scotland
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+44 1738 783425
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10:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Fergusson Gallery celebrates the life and work of the great pioneers of...

Fergusson Gallery celebrates the life and work of the great pioneers of modern art and dance, John Duncan Fergusson and Margaret Morris. J D Fergusson is now best known as one of the celebrated Scottish Colourist painters, while Margaret Morris is recognised for her pioneering work in modern dance. She was also an inspired choreographer, artist, movement therapist and author. Housed under the one roof at The Fergusson Gallery, their collections tell a fascinating story.

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Tuesday to Saturday 10 am- 5 pm

Sunday opening from April to October 12 pm - 4.30 Pm

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Don't forget the pictures on the stairs

Housed in an unusual building. Fine for a short visit although I daresay Fergusson and Morris officionados might want to linger longer. As an ex- civil engineer I found the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Banchory, United Kingdom
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Banchory, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Housed in an unusual building. Fine for a short visit although I daresay Fergusson and Morris officionados might want to linger longer. As an ex- civil engineer I found the story of the restoration (on the stairwell walls) an interesting diversion. Fits in well with a walk around the parks on the opposite side of the river. (Go across the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice little gallery friendly staff and a warm welcome was had its right by river across road on the corner

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St Andrews, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This gallery is devoted to the works of John D Fergusson and his partner Margaret Morris. We received a warm welcome from the ladies on the desk as we entered and given useful information about the gallery. There are two circular galleries. The one downstairs has many paintings by Fergusson, many portraits and café scenes. A wonderful collection although one... More 

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Thank Edmund R
Motherwell
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

A small gallery focusing on the paintings of Fergusson. The gallery is in a former rotunda. Does not take long to view the exhibits.

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Thank Isobel D
Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

A beautiful presented exhibition of Ferguson's work and his talented partner Margaret Morris. The two pleasant ladies who greet you on entering the interesting building, are both due a mention for their pleasantness.

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Thank denis45tsylor
Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Housed in a former water tower, this is an interesting gallery featuring the work of J D Fergusson. The paintings and the story they tell are fascinating and the way the gallery is et up makes the atmposphere quite intimate.

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Thank Bob H
Oakham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Went to look around as it was recommended to us having not heard of it before. Great little gallery with an interesting collection of art works. Well worth a look around and it has free entry.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

We didn't know about the Fergusson Gallery until we visited Perth and were very pleasantly surprised to discover such a good selection of paintings of one of the Scottish colourists and his lifelong partner, Margaret Morris who was herself an accomplished painter. The building is an old waterworks and has a large iron dome. The paintings are well presented and... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Good collection of artworks by Fergusson and a couple of animated works a couple of which appeared to have gone non-functional. But overal an excellent small gallery.l

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

A , new artist to us.. pleased to have discovered him, lovely gallery, wonderful vibrant paintings , full of life, the exhibition is on until 5thJune 2016 , really worth a visit.

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