Galleries and Museums in Weymouth
Whether you’re looking for a unique gift, admiring local craftmanship or wanting to find out more about Weymouth’s rich history, there are lots of great galleries and museums to visit to in Weymouth. Just along the harbourside you’ll find Cove Gallery, stocking beautiful contemporary pieces from Dorset makers. Just along the Esplanade near Alexander Gardens is the newly opened Harbour Gallery, featuring work by local artist Paul Liggins, known for his happy harbours and jolly fisherman paintings. To find out more about Weymouth’s varied history, why not visit the Weymouth Museum, based in the Brewers Quay building on Hope Square and full of fascinating artefacts from Weymouth’s past. Just a stone’s throw away from the museum you’ll find Tudor House Museum, an early 17th-century building, which remains a museum and one of the UK’s best -preserved Tudor buildings.