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.”

Afternoon, Whitby, - during lockdown by Colin Cook

The Fylingdales 89th Annual Exhibition at Pannett Art Gallery

Paintings, Drawings and Original prints.


28th September – 21st November 2021.

The Bridge at Staithes (1902), by John Bowman

There is always a selection of work by the amazing Staithes Group of Artists on display. These British Impressionists painted as a group, in Whitby and along the Yorkshire coast, c. 1894 – 1909.

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.



Pannett Art Gallery Exhibition Programme 2020

Future exhibitions will include:
18 May – 17 June
“First Flowers” Botanical Prints – Captain Cook Museum
22 June – 30 July       
‘Watch This Space’ – Whitby Art     Society   
3 August – 26 September   
COASTAL –  Paintings by Jo and Hannah Chesterman 
28 September – 21 November      
Fylingdales Group of Artists 
24 November – 5 December
Christmas Card Competition designs
30 November – 5 December
Whitby Hospital Art Collection       

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


New Opening Times

  Tuesday – Sunday,  10.30am – 4.30pm (Last admission 4pm) Closed Monday.   The art gallery phone number is temporarily unavailable, if you need to contact us by phone please call us on 01947 820227.Open most of the year, the building closes mid December until end of January, please check before making a special journey. Last admissions 30 mins. before closing time. Please note, opening times may change at short notice in response to...
Rowing Boat on the River Bank, George Weatherill

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.


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