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20-21 Visual Arts Centre

St. Johns Church Church Square, Scunthorpe DN15 6TB, England
+44 1724 297070
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World Class Exhibition

Saw the incredible Grayson Perry "The Vanity of Smal Differences" exhibition. The 6 huge, stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hebejebe
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North Lincolnshire
via mobile
Grayson Perry exhibition

Spent two and a half hours in the exhibition looking at six tapestries with my partner,part of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joe W
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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North Lincolnshire's leading venue for the contemporary visual arts, offering a range of creative exhibitions, activities and events.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“old church” (8 reviews)
“brick city” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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St. Johns Church Church Square, Scunthorpe DN15 6TB, England
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+44 1724 297070
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Saw the incredible Grayson Perry "The Vanity of Smal Differences" exhibition. The 6 huge, stunning tapestries are hung in the old nave of the church to great effect. The setting is so intimate ans you can get really close to the work. When we arrived...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent two and a half hours in the exhibition looking at six tapestries with my partner,part of which was an audio visual while sitting in 1950s armchairs as Grayson explains his work. Studio is in an old church and adds to the atmosphere. Lovely cafe...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place!! Wish it was open on Sundays as we tend to visit family in Scunny on Sundays. The exhibitions are always really interesting. What an amazing surprise today to find that they’re hosting an exhibition of woven scenes designed by Grayson Perry!!!...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

popped in here to the cafe on saturday for a light lunch after a friend recommended it to us,we were not disappointed, we decided to both have a jacket potatoe with filling but after seeing someones omlette go by, i changed my order and i...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Scunthorpe has some truly awful eating places, including a monstrosity in the indoor market a few yards from this place where you have to eat your breakfast fast enough to stop it congealing on your plate, but at least that place is cheap. In 20/21...More

Thank Mike D
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Brought my daughter here for a couple of hours to have a look around. She joined in the craft activities and made a cat. Have also been in the past and made clay tiles

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Good exhibits,super,food and a calming experience. I have been to this venue several times now and it never fails to excite me. There is always something different to see.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Great place to visit with the whole family. Pleasant staff. Good quality food and good prices. Enjoy

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Thank blanchardcd30
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Interesting surrounding in old church. Nice cafe with good choice of food at reasonable prices. The shop has many unique and hand crafted items and gifts.

Thank Tina W
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Lovely, interesting place. Plenty to see and do. Small shop selling unique artworks. Homely cafe, with large choice of different meals and snack items.

Thank lianoko
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