Chapel Gallery

Chapel GalleryThe Chapel Gallery is the first public art gallery in the area and opened in 2001 as a result of a successful lottery application. The gallery has a large exhibition space and is host to a lively exhibition programme of high quality artwork.

The gallery boasts excellent facilities and access, impressive bespoke lighting features, a welcoming cafe area and a popular contemporary craft shop.

Classes to help you Enjoy Life!

Did you know you can learn a language, improve your writing skills or make jewellery at the Chapel Gallery in Ormskirk?

Expert tuition and guidance is provided as part of a number of courses in the West Lancashire Borough Council-run Gallery's Enjoy Life! programme. You can even take up Qi Gong and improve your health and wellbeing.

For a full list of the classes download Enjoy Life! classes (4 MB)


The gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday, 10.00am-4.30pm and is closed Sundays and Mondays. Admission is free for all visitors. Groups larger than ten should contact the Gallery staff.

How to find us

Chapel Gallery is situated in Ormskirk town centre on St Helens Road, about 100 yards from Ormskirk bus station and a town centre car park. It's about 10 minutes walk from Ormskirk railway station. See contact panel on the right of this page for more information.

Disabled access

The Gallery is located on the ground floor and is fully accessible to disabled visitors. The main entrance doors are operated automatically, and disabled toilets are provided within the Gallery.

Exhibit at the Chapel Gallery

The Chapel Gallery exhibition programmes include themed group shows, touring exhibitions and solo shows. Each programme also provides showcase opportunities for an individual artist to exhibit in the Foyer Gallery, Corridor Gallery and Café Gallery areas in the gallery.

•   Download an exhibition proposal (PDF 137kb)


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