Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
The Coldstones Cut
The sculpture functions as an array of platforms from which visitors can view both the spectacular quarry hole and...
Pateley Bridge Playhouse
A historic playhouse with a fascination history which now is now home to the Pateley Bridge Dramatic society, who...
Mercer Art Gallery
The Mercer Art Gallery is home to Harrogate district's fine art collection which consists of some 2000 works of...
With a host of private galleries, fantastic theatres and a rich and varied festival scene that packs events in for every passion and interest, Harrogate’s arts and culture scene stretches from traditional paintings and musical events to an eclectic contemporary selection of performing arts and literary discussion, and absolutely everything in-between.
Artistic Fervour Across Harrogate District
The towns around Harrogate, the city of Ripon and the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are brimming with art and sculpture from the thriving art studios to the momentous Coldstones Cut that looks out across over Nidderdale and the towns beyond.
Workshop galleries offer the chance to observe and engage with artists and craftsmen as they work, providing a broader context and understanding of their work, as well as seeing the landscape and surroundings that inspire them.
Explore the Stories of our Towns & City
The duo of Museum and Gallery in Harrogate’s elegant Montpellier Quarter are an often overlooked cultural gem in the heart of the town. With a rolling programme of exhibitions and artists this cultural hub guarantees returning visitors a new experience throughout the year.