We gratefully acknowledge the generous assistance of the Art Fund, Heritage Lottery Fund, Pilgrim Trust, Essex Heritage Trust, the MLA/Victoria and Albert Purchase grant Fund, the Tanner Trust,the Walden Gibson Fund, and the Federation of Master Builders, all of whom have made it possible to acquire and display our unrivalled collection of the works of north west Essex artists.
Saffron Walden Museum
Discover a world of surprises in one of Britain's oldest museums, founded in 1835. This award-winning "friendly family-size museum" welcomes over 20,000 visitors a year, including families, groups, researchers and over 5,000 school children. The museum is open 363 days a year.
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Association of Independent Museums
AIM - the organisation for independent museums - was founded to encourage new standards in the provision of service to users. AIM represents the strengths and needs in national policy making and provides a thriving network of information and help for members. Independent Museums range from small local organisations, mainly operated by volunteers, to large or national organisations - representing over half of all museums in the UK.
The Art Fund
The Art Fund believes that everyone should have the opportunity to experience great art at first hand, and has been campaigning energetically on behalf of museums and galleries from its earliest years. As an independent, membership-based charity which receives no funding from government, The Art Fund is uniquely well placed to help shape arts policy and speak out on behalf of museums and their visitors. The Fry Gallery gratefully acknowledeges the assistance of the Art Fund in acquiring important works which would have been far beyond our means.
Heritage Lottery Fund
Valuing our heritage - Investing in our future
Using money raised through the National Lottery, the Heritage Lottery Fund sustains and transforms our heritage. From museums, parks and historic places to archaeology, natural environment and cultural traditions we invest in every part of our diverse heritage. The Fry Gallery gratefully acknowledeges the assistance of the Heritage Lottery in acquiring important works which would have been far beyond our means.
Imperial War Museum, London
The Imperial War Museum has a wonderful collection of works by Edward Bawden and Eric Ravilious produced while they were working as Official War Artists during WWII.
Essex Heritage Trust
We are very grateful to Essex Heritage Trust, who have helped us to acquire a number of important pictures over the years.
Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre
Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre is the gateway to all the attractions of this historic market town and its surrounding mediaeval villages.
Pallant House, Chichester
Located in the heart of historic Chichester on the South coast, Pallant House Gallery is a unique combination of a Grade One Listed Queen-Anne townhouse and an award-winning contemporary extension, housing one of the best collections of Modern British Art in the country.
Victoria and Albert Museum
The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. It was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
Towner is the award-winning contemporary art museum for South
Welcome to Saffron Hall. Our award-winning 740-seat venue is one of the UK's most exciting new performance spaces.