The Rochester Art Gallery is inside the Rochester Visitor Information Centre which is closing on 19 April 2024. 

The Art Gallery may be moving to a new location. We will update this page with new location information when it is available.

About the gallery

Rochester Art Gallery features a changing programme of exciting contemporary visual art.

We hold 4 exhibitions a year which showcase the work of local, regional and international artists.

The gallery has a varied programme which includes curated exhibitions of fine and decorative arts.

Recent shows have included:

  • textiles
  • craft
  • printmaking
  • painting.

It's free to visit the gallery, but you may need to buy tickets for some workshops.

Image of a boat from Jane Fursts exhibition at Rochester Art Gallery

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Events at Rochester Art Gallery

Photograph of a family with 2 children, taken by Joshua Atkins. Photograph of a girl with red and black hair, taken by Daniel Loveday.
Image of The Ghosts of Other Things at Rochester Art Gallery
Image of Zandra Rhodes by Sarah Mireya

Gallery details


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Collage for Jane Furst's show