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Dedham Art & Craft Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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great place to look around and buy presents

Really nice setting and opportunity to buy a mix of local crafts and more main stream... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Interesting Arts & Craft Centre close to parking

Lots of different items to purchase, many gifts as well as books, jewellery, paintings etc. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colchester, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old church”(25 reviews)
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Brook Street, Dedham, Colchester, England
+44 1206 322666
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All reviews three floors cakes old church converted church flatford mill special gift quiche worth a visit for sale tea room lovely village unusual items constable country beautiful things tea shop plenty of choice interesting place
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A really interesting centre in a unique location,Dedham is so popular with tourists,with so much to see we just needed a nice lunch break. The Art and Craft centre cafe has a great range of home cooked snacks, we chose soup and were very impressed....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice setting and opportunity to buy a mix of local crafts and more main stream items. Centre also has a nice café.

1  Thank johngibson2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn’t been to Dedham or the art and craft centre for a while so went on a sunny November afternoon. Always enjoy looking around the varied goods on sale. The food we ordered was excellent and served with speed and efficiency. Wait to be seated...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of different items to purchase, many gifts as well as books, jewellery, paintings etc. We good browse at our leisure without being pestered to buy. There is a café as well.

1  Thank RuthandDave
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Attractive centre at the heart of the village spread over several floors. Not a huge amount of local art on display. Handy little tourist information point and excellent cafe (we can recommend the cheese scones!). Don't miss out on the short walk down to the...More

2  Thank richgeezer
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I came in here to kill some time whilst waiting for friends. It is a really lovely space. The downstairs area had a lot of normal house hold stuff, which was nice, but could be brought in quite a few places. It was upstairs that...More

2  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Sadly we were looking forward to having a lovely lunch in the tearoom. We sat down & ordered our food and were soon joined by our family so we pulled over two chairs so they could join us. We were then instructed to put the...More

5  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking forward to stopping at this place to see a range of artisan designed art and craft goods by local craftspeople. What a disappointment. Most of the products for sale were either commercially produced or suitable for a general gift shop. ( some...More

2  Thank Rhona C
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of things to see and buy and a large number of retailers. Slightly disappointed as I am a wood fanatic and wood turner was suggested but wares for sale were very limited. Nice characterful toilets Only disappointment was second hand books were very little...More

2  Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This old church is a great space for wandering around, with some interesting stalls. The cafe looked great too, we had already eaten so didn't try it out, but looked wonderful.

Thank Jon V
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