The Old Lock Up Gallery - curated and managed by Rachael Pinks - opened in July 2017, prior to this the space was Rachael’s art studio from 2011.
A spacious & intimate art gallery which has a programme of exhibitions throughout the year, bringing you an ever changing celebration of the visual arts.
We are purveyors of creativity, fine and contemporary art, sculpture, ceramics, artisan & handmade crafts and creative art workshops. Situated on the edge of The Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, in the historic village of Cromford Derbyshire the very birthplace of the Industrial Revolution and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The gallery can be found on the second floor of a beautiful 18th century cottage which became the village jail in the 1780’s, the cells are still in situ on the ground floor of the building. One of the first cottages to be built in Cromford - originally it would have been surrounded by fields.
We are open Friday - Sunday 10-5pm. Please check our website for exhibition dates.