Petworth is quickly gaining a reputation for being a centre for the arts, with its annual festival, fringe festival and literary week which are regularly attended by famous names from the world of music and literature. Browse the town’s galleries which are scattered along the picturesque lanes, where you’ll find them showcasing contemporary fine art, paintings, prints and sculpture, whether you’re looking for affordable art or an investment piece. You can also discover the Petworth Bookshop, a treasure-trove of an independent book store.

 

Forest Gallery exterior

Forest Gallery was established in 1980 and is a leading independent art gallery in the UK for buying original artwork. Specialising in original paintings, Forest Gallery showcases a wide variety of affordable art and investment pieces of all styles from…

Moncrieff-Bray Gallery exterior

The Moncrieff-Bray Gallery is a spectacular 120 square metre converted barn and landscaped gardens with stunning views over the Rother Valley and South Downs. It opened in 2005 to hold regular exhibitions of contemporary painting and sculpture. The gallery prides…

Ottocento logo

Ottocento offers a wide selection or art including Old Masters, 19th Century, early 20th Century and Contemporary works of art to suit all tastes.

Patch Rogers logo

As an established business with over 30 years experience in the Arts & Crafts period, primarily specialising in sourcing items of beauty from this legacy alongside great British craftsmanship from some of today’s talented designers.

The Dragon Gallery interior

A contemporary gallery, based in Petworth in their own Grade II listed building, recently renovated to create an outstanding gallery space. The Gallery was established to introduce contemporary fine art that is exciting, stimulating and thought-provoking.

The Petworth Bookshop shop front

The Petworth Bookshop is the latest incarnation in a long running tradition of independent bookselling in the beautiful market town of Petworth.