Welcome To The Pannett Art Gallery

The Art Gallery was a gift to Whitby from Alderman Pannett “for the reception and preservation of my water colour drawings, and works of art.”

Fylingdales Group of Artists  20 June – 23 July

An amazing display of work by internationally recognized artists

There is always a selection of work by the amazing Staithes group of artists on display. These English Impressionists painted and exhibited as a group, in and around Whitby, from 1894 – 1909.


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Curating Space 25th July – 3rd September

Bringing together a number of professional artists who live and work locally and will include a diverse range of artworks.

Pannett Art Gallery is set in the peaceful and charming grounds of Pannett Park in the centre of Whitby. The gallery has an eclectic mix of 19th and 20th Century paintings on permanent display.



Coming in 2017

  • Whitby Art Society  31 March – 7 May
  • Caedmon College Whitby 13 – 21 May
  • Staithes Group selling exhibition 26 May – 18 June
  • Fylingdales Group of Artists 20 June – 23 July
  • Curating Space  25 July – 3 Sep
  • Northern Connection 2 (Leeds Fine Artists) 5 Sep – 8 Oct
  • Gifted (craft exhibition) 10 Oct – 19 Nov
  • Permanent collection 24 Nov – Spring 2018

Please note: all dates are correct at time of going to press.  Please contact the gallery to confirm before making a special journey.

One of the young participants in the WHISH workshop

New ways to explore the paintings

New ways to explore the paintings The next time you visit the Pannett Art Gallery you can explore some of the paintings in a...
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Two generations of Weatherill artists painted in Whitby and area throughout the 19th and early 20th Century. We have an extensive collection of their intricate and delicate paintings on display in the Weatherill Gallery.