Compton Verney

Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, UK +44 (0)1926 645516
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Visitors are warmly welcomed to this award-winning art gallery. Housed in a Grade I listed Georgian mansion remodelled by Robert Adam.  The gallery is surrounded by 120 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland which is home to contemporary art commissions, a restored thatched Ice House, a chapel designed by Capability Brown and restored accessible footpaths through woodland.

 

Pre-booked groups of 15 or more benefit from discounts on admission, a range of specialist tours, a free introductory talk, free admission for coach drivers and tour guides and a wide range of catering options from simple picnic packs to a lavish buffet in the magnificent Adam Hall.

 

The permanent collections at Compton Verney include: Neapolitan paintings from the ‘Golden Age’ of Italian art (1600-1800), Germanic art from 1450-1650; British portraits featuring work by Sir Joshua Reynolds and a collection of Tudor portraits; one of Europe’s finest collections of Chinese bronzes; the UK’s largest collection of British Folk Art and the Marx-Lambert collection, featuring work by textile designer Enid Marx.

There is also an exciting changing programme of exhibitions to enthrall you.  Past exhibitions have focused on individual artists included Gainsborough, Constable , Van Gogh as well as thematic exhibitions on Flight and Volcanoes.  Please see our website for details of our current and forthcoming exhibitions.

 

If your group would prefer to enjoy lunch on an individual basis they can enjoy a refreshing break in our waitress service café.  Here they serve a wide selection of hot and cold dishes, which are freshly prepared using seasonal produce.  During busy times we also have a coffee bar for light snacks, tea, coffee and cakes.

 

For educational groups choose from a wide selection of specially design packages that help your students get close to art and also create there own.  Alternatively let us build a special package to suit your needs.

 


Website www.comptonverney.org.uk
Building Number / Name Compton Verney
Street Compton Verney
City Nr Warwick
Region England - West Midlands
Post Code CV35 9HZ
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Address Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, UK
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