The Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery provide important support to the gallery’s work through fundraising for new acquisitions, major exhibitions and publications.

Recent projects have included:

  • financial contribution towards computerisation of records of works on paper
  • a grant towards conservation of Benzoni’s marble sculpture of Cupid and Psyche in the Crescent Gardens
  • financial support towards the exhibition ‘Noble Prospects : Capability Brown and the Yorkshire Landscape’

Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery enjoy

  • exclusive invitations to exhibition previews and gallery events
  • visits to art-filled houses often not accessible to the general public
  • private guided tours
  • illustrated talks by guest lecturers
  • an informative newsletter

For information on membership please contact
The Friends of the Mercer Art Gallery
c/o Mercer Art Gallery
Swan Road
Harrogate HG1 2SA

Page last updated 10/06/2016