Guildford House Facilities & Exhibitions

Unless specifically mentioned, all exhibitions and events are held at:

    Guildford House

    155 High Street, Guildford GU1 3AJ


 ( For full details of events click on Events-Guildford-House-Gallery 


Current / Forthcoming Exhibitions

at the Guildford House Gallery




The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2019

16 November 2019 to 2 January 2020. Free admission.


The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition is now in its 32nd year and continues to celebrate and reward excellence and originality in the medium of watercolour. It remains the largest and most prestigious showcase of contemporary watercolour painting in the UK.

We are delighted to be showing the exhibition once again at Guildford House Gallery.


A History of Guildford with Matthew Alexander

Sessions run from Thursday 26 September to 26 March, 10am.



Coffee Time Talks

Informal talks with a cup of coffee and biscuit. 10.30am arrival and refreshments. Talks start at 11.00am and last for about 50 minutes. Talks are free but booking is essential.

Tel: 01483 444753 or email


9th January 2020 - Social housing in Guildford from Abbot's Hospital to Bellfields,

Note, this talk will be in Guildford Guildhall










Cafe & Craft Shop

At the back of the House, reached by descending the stairs, is a charming secluded courtyard and the Brew House.  The Gallery Café has seating both indoors in the House itself and outside in the courtyard, where there is a heated marquee. The ground floor of the Brew House is occupied by the Gallery Craft Shop, which supports local craftspeople and offers a range of handmade craft items and a variety of fine cards.