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Crawford Art Gallery

Crawford Art Gallery Emmett Place, Cork T12 TNE6, Ireland
+353 21 490 7856
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Good collection in attractive building

Well worth a visit. Good range of art works, well presented and captioned. Good restaurant/tea... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
Pleasant Art Gallery - Nice Collection

We enjoyed visiting this Art Gallery!! Interesting story behind the Roman Cast Antiquities... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Dr Tim T
Sarasota, Florida
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This renowned art gallery displays works by both prominent Irish artists and local painters.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Crawford Art Gallery Emmett Place, Cork T12 TNE6, Ireland
+353 21 490 7856
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Well worth a visit. Good range of art works, well presented and captioned. Good restaurant/tea shop with waitress service.

Thank 186411Visitor
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We enjoyed visiting this Art Gallery!! Interesting story behind the Roman Cast Antiquities!! Enjoyed seeing the art of Irish Artists Best Works -- including Jack Keats!! The stained glass room was nice!! If you have time -- worth the visit!!

Thank Dr Tim T
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The Crawford Art gallery was well worth a look to see the history of art in Cork. The staff were so friendly, sharing stories of the art works they loved and a history of Cork. It was great to see auch enthusiasm. We loved it...More

Thank Theballantravellers
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Came here on the way to see Blarney Castle, really glad we popped in as the collections are really beautiful. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank BiancaJG
Reviewed 14 June 2017

It was a cold, cloudy and gloomy day in Cork (even though our weather report claimed it would be sunny today). Things were going so great for the most part, and after relaxing a bit in a nice hot cocoa/ coffee cafe, I learned about...More

Thank Veronica P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is an amazing place to visit because the building itself is very historic, being the former Customs House which was built in 1724. It is also the home of a wide range of art treasures and is well worth visiting.

1  Thank Judith38Cork_Ireland
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely building ideally located in the city centre, I've been visiting the Crawford for a long time now and I always enjoy it. The gallery seriously needs updating though, feels like it hasn't changed in years! Cafe is enjoyable but service is so so.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Permier art gallery in cork - there is a coffee shop in the gallery and it's right beside the Cork Opera House.

Thank spannerotoole
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I spent a great day visiting the Crawford Gallery in Cork. The works of art range from lesser known regional artists to rockstars like David Hockney, encompassing exhibits from over a handful of centuries ago until now. Even without those, the beautiful building itself is...More

Thank Hauke D
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The gallery is very impressive and boasts a wide range of artists and styles. The café on the ground floor is superb. Highly recommend breakfast in the café and then a stroll around the beautiful gallery.

Thank MuireannElizabeth
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10 July 2016|
Response from FoxWynne | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not open on Sundays, or Bank Holidays.