Allendale Forge Studios is a unique attraction where visitors can meet local artists, shop, enjoy delicious home-cooked food and explore the surrounding area.  The gallery, alongside the café and continuing upstairs, features monthly exhibitions and the shop is full of high quality, handmade gifts from local makers. 



Coming up in the Gallery

January & February

New work by Forge Artists


"In Collaboration"

Julia Neubauer & Marion Woolcott - textiles


Creative embroidery & textiles

Kate Slaughter


"Double Vision"

Alan Hayward (photographer) & Mary Hayward (painter)


Bob Madison

we look forward to seeing you ....

Our Opening Hours:-

April to September: Forge Cafe 9am - 5pm    Gallery & Gift Shop 10am - 5pm

October to March: Forge Cafe 9am - 4pm (10am - 4pm Sundays)  Gallery & Gift Shop 10am - 4pm

Please note that on some holidays these hours may vary.

Allendale Forge Studios, Market Place, Allendale Town, Nr Hexham, Northumberland, NE47 9BD  01434 683975

© Allendale Forge Studios 2017. All Rights Reserved. Owners/artists retain 

copyright to their respective works. Designed by Jina Gelder & Mary Hayward