Guildford House Gallery



155 High Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3AJ

Tel: +44 (0)1483 444751

Guildford House Gallery


Guildford House Gallery is a fascinating 17th century Grade 1 Listed Town House located on the High Street.

It has been the home of the Borough Art Collection since 1959. It offers a varied programme of temporary exhibitions, talks, tours and workshops. Full details can be found on the website or by telephoning the Gallery.

The gift shop stocks a unique selection of greetings cards, stationery and work by local crafts people. The Gallery Café serves hot and cold home made snacks and beverages all day. During the winter months, visitors can enjoy refreshments inside or in a heated marquee in the courtyard.


Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Guildford House Gallery AdultFree
Guildford House Gallery ChildFree
Guildhall House Gallery FamilyFree



  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Appropriate sized text. Stair counts. All staff SAVI trained.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access - Portable ramp available


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Tearoom seats 20 inside, 40 in the garden. Courtyard.

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given)
  • Toilets

Languages spoken

  • German spoken

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1-2 hours.
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 30
  • Min group size - 10
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - ocassionally
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A3. The Gallery is located in central Guildford at the top of the High Street. Signposted. Opposite Sainsburys.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Guildford. Cross the bridge and follow the road round to North Street. Turn right into Swan Lane, then left into the High Street. The Gallery is on the left.

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 16:45*

* Open some Mondays in December and Sundays May - September

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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