We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Norval Gallery

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Full of interesting pieces, friendly owners.

We stopped here on a recommendation for a vast selection of wonderful art. The owners were very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel H
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Enlightening .

Called in to look at Art works, which were great. Watched a video and spoke to Mark about his... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tony H
Read all 177 reviews
All photos (177)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“local artists”(14 reviews)
“for sale”(20 reviews)
Derby's Norval Gallery is run by a Kimberley artist husband and wife team Mark and Mary Norval. The gallery showcases their own insightful work as well as many other artists from the amazing Kimberley region of Western Australia. All of the artists...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 Sutherland St | Kimberley Region, Derby, Western Australia 6728, Australia
+61 458 110 816
Reviews (177)
Filter reviews
174 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews local artists for sale private collection on display his wife personal collection opportunity to meet well worth the visit high standard a real gem treasure trove share his knowledge fell in love aboriginal artwork closing time beautiful pieces prices are very reasonable
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 174 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on a recommendation for a vast selection of wonderful art. The owners were very friendly, and the artwork was vast, colorful, interesting and well priced. Each piece has a story and is created by someone local to the region. Well worth the...More

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in to look at Art works, which were great. Watched a video and spoke to Mark about his experience with indigenous artists and found the Gallery to be an uplifting experience,certainly worth a visit.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An absolute must to visit if you are going to Derby. Fantastic gallery where you can sometimes meet some of the aboriginal artists that will sit doing pieces of work. Fantastic aboriginal art, high quality. The owners Mark and Mary were lovely too.

Thank Elissa S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was planned as a quick visit on the way out of town, what an amazing gallery. There are about 5 rooms full of authentic Indigenous art including a lady out front doing dot work and artists wandering on and out all the time. A...More

Thank Wally H
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

What an amazing art centre to visit! The art is of a high standard, but what is wonderful about this artist is his involvement with local Aboriginal communities. Young artists are given the opportunity to learn and develop their art, but it also gives hope...More

Thank Pieter P
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Wow, what an unexpected pleasure the Mark Norval Gallery was. Although not artists or even connoisseurs ourselves we spent more than an hour here, totally captivated. Despite having no intention to buy anything (or room in our car to carry it) we came away with...More

Thank lauradunnit
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was a great spot to visit...... full of great, interesting, different and unique Indigenous art from a variety of artists. The owner, Mark, was more than welcoming and willing to share his knowledge. Mark’s history is interesting and he is willing to share the...More

Thank Joann T
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is quite a quaint little gallery. There is an interesting video about the founder of the gallery and all his endeavours of the past. Lots of quirky things on display.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to pay a visit... a must go and see the artist talent in action. Very interactive with the locals and you may get to dance and hear a song or two. coffee can purchased to listen to the stories of the area with....More

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Love the work of Mark Norval & love what he & his wife Mary are doing to encourage, assist & guide local indigenous artists. We visited twice while being in Derby as it was an inspiring place - we saw something new & different both...More

Thank Mr_Mrs_Melbourne
Norvsta, Owner at Norval Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thankyou for the kind words. Great feedback like this makes it all worthwhile. Mark and Mary

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Derby Boab Inn
40 reviews
1.06 km away
Spinifex Hotel
146 reviews
2.39 km away
King Sound Resort
52 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16 nearby restaurants
Jila Gallery Cafes
96 reviews
2.34 km away
Neaps Bistro
55 reviews
2.45 km away
24 reviews
1.89 km away
Spinifex Hotel
88 reviews
2.44 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 17 nearby attractions
Boab Prison Tree
134 reviews
5.16 km away
Derby Jetty & Wharf
87 reviews
4.72 km away
Derby Visitor Centre
120 reviews
2.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Norval Gallery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines