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Ruthin Craft Centre

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Address: Park Road, Ruthin LL15 1BB, Wales
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+44 1824 704774
10:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:30

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Tasty but.....

All though the BLT I had was very tasty. It just felt like a canteen Bit to open for my liking, if something could be done to improve the acoustics / feel then 4-5 stars!

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Syd G
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most of the places were closed so very disappointing. Cafe was open and very clean and efficient. Having had Easter and a bank holiday approaching I would have expected better.

Thank lynetteslatter
Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We often pass through ruthin on our way home and stop here to check out an exhibition and have something to eat in the great cafe. A lovely spot full of interest.

Thank Janie65532
Jaipur, India
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The exhibitions here uniquely combine fine art with craft. I've never come across another gallery anywhere in the world that has such a fascinating series of exhibitions of objects that are quite clearly exquisite works of art as well as highly skilled examples of particular crafts, everything from mobile toys to wallpaper, precious stone laden jewellery to unusual ceramics. Most... More 

1 Thank dvcanter
Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

All though the BLT I had was very tasty. It just felt like a canteen Bit to open for my liking, if something could be done to improve the acoustics / feel then 4-5 stars!

Thank Syd G
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I have never seen a centre like this in the UK and even thou we visited off season and near closing time we still had a lovely time looking at the art and relaxing in their amazing cafe! I wish there was more places like this to showcase and celebrate local art and with free parking and entrance it is... More 

Thank Alex S
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a great visit, last time I came was around 10 years ago before the new building was in place. The space has grown and now contains artists studios and a very nice café. We had a walk around the studios, shop and galleries. Had some lunch in the café then a walk around the town on the art... More 

2 Thank Helen F
Tywyn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The craft centre is a reasonable walk from Ruthin centre, but alas was not fully open on the Sunday we visited so lots of the "have a go" studios were shut which was a bit disappointing. They have a lovely café/restaurant, with good choice of food from home made cake (yummy) to full roast beef lunch.

1 Thank Liz C
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Nice place to look around. Plenty to see. There is a lovely cafe that serves local produce and cooked fresh. Lots of little studios to look round showing off different arts and crafts. Worth a visit when in Ruthin.

1 Thank stringey
Louth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Xn the shop.. There are lovely ceramics, glass and pictures here by individual artists it is a place to linger and enjoy the artefacts and perhaps, as we almost always do, buy one or two that catch our eye

1 Thank Jeliha
Ruthin, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

There is always something interesting down at the Craft Centre, whether contempary art exhibitions from artist with international reputations or short courses where you can explore your artistic side, there is something for all including the younger ones..

1 Thank Michael B

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