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  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Art Gallery


Rachael Chambers

01332 863337


Staunton Harold,
Ashby de la Zouch,
LE65 1RU


The Ferrers gallery promotes the very best in British Contemporary Craft and Applied Arts. Situated in the picturesque and tranquil valley of Staunton Harold at the heart of the National Forest the Ferrers Gallery has three floors of jewellery, textiles, glass, sculpture, ceramics, metalwork and paintings. The gallery nestles within the courtyard of the Ferrers Centre for Arts & Crafts and is surrounded by stunning scenery with permitted pathways past Staunton Harold Hall, lake and National Trust Church.

East Midlands Enjoy England Excellence Award winners. Silver for Marketing Excellence 2005 and 2006, Bronze for Customer Service 2006, Bronze for Best Visitor Experience 2007.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Disabled accessSmoking not allowed


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility



See location of Ferrers Centre for Arts and Crafts on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 378209  Lat: 52.78490 Long: -1.44067

Signposted off B587 Ashby to Melbourne road.

Parking: free