Group Visits

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GRAYSON PERRY: Julie Cope's Grand Tour

25 July 2019 to 2 November 2019

Dovecot Studios is pleased to offer group visits and tours of our exhibitions and building. The tours are a great way to personalise your visit and find out more about the incredible art of tapestry and rug-making. If you have any particular requests please contact the Dovecot team directly.

Education Group Visit

£4.50 per student under 12
£6.50 per student aged 12 + (with 1x free tutor/teacher for every 10 students/pupils)

Exhibition Group Visit

£7 per person for group of up to 20 people
£6.50 per person for groups of 21 and more

Dovecot Exhibition Tour

30 minute tour for up to 20 people + £7 per person exhibition ticket

For groups of visitors who wish to have a more in-depth understanding of Dovecot’s current exhibition. A member of the Dovecot team will lead your group around the exhibition and help you to discover more about the works featured.

Dovecot from Above

30 minutes for up to 20 people

This tour is led by one of Dovecot Tapestry Studio’s Weavers, giving you an unparalleled insight into Dovecot’s history and the weaver’s own experience. Held on our Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony, this tour provides the opportunity to see a working tapestry studio and ask questions in real time.

Exhibition and Viewing Balcony Tour

1 hour for up to 20 people

An extensive tour that includes a 30 minute guided tour of the current exhibition, followed by a tour of the Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony, culminating with a Q&A session with a member of the Dovecot Team. Ideal for students and young people studying fine art, design, arts management, or museum studies.


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Gallery & Shop

Mon-Sat 10am-5pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri 12-3pm Sat 10am-5pm


Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Sat 10am-5pm

Festive Opening Hours

Dovecot is open Monday to Saturday as usual during the festive period. We will be closed on 23, 24, 25, 26 December, and 1 January. We will close early on 31 December.