Gallery and Exhibition Space, Live Venue, Artists Studios and Museum. Barton upon Humber's cultural quarter of a mile!
Boyes Golden Values!
Art, Jewellery and the Everyday
Boyes Golden Values!
Sat, September 25, 2021 - Sun, November 28, 2021
Michelle Freemantle
New Ceramics
Oct 2, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021
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Tony Snowden
The Moon in the Morning
Sep 18, 2021 - Nov 28, 2021
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Live @ Ropery Hall

Music Paul Lamb & The King Snakes

21st October
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Music Clive Gregson

22nd October
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Music Ben Poole

23rd October
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Theatre The Ghost Of A Smile

28th October 2021
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Comedy Barnstormers Comedy Club

29th October
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Music Salt House

30th October
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Music Sax on Sunday – Snake Davis & Robin A Smith

31st October
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The Ropewalk workshops are perfect to learn new skills or just to enjoy a unique and creative experience. Purchase for yourself or as a gift for a family member or friend. If you cannot decide which workshop to choose for someone why not buy a gift voucher. All of our gift vouchers are redeemable against any course. We have a rolling timetable of art and craft workshops so check back later or why not sign up to our e-newsletter?

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Ceramics Bridget Williams - Small dish

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Ceramics Maria Connolly - Flat dish

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Ceramics Karen Risby - Bird wall plaque

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Textiles Codger & Tweet - Notebook - bird cover

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Ceramics Pru Green - Small abstract jug

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Ceramics Josie Walter - Bowl (carrot)

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Ceramics Helen Martino - Angel 2

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Heritage Gifts Kate Thornton - Oystercatcher

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Ceramics Helen Martino - Dishy lady

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Textiles Irene Campsill - Glasses case (woodpecker)

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With over 100 items to browse through, the Ropewalk shop presents art work and creative products from talented local artists and craft workers. Whether you are looking for yourself or a gift, we are sure you will find something great amongst the prints, ceramics, jewellery, textiles and heritage items in our shop.

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Five exhibition spaces of contemporary art and craft from local to international artists.

The Ropewalk Museum

The Ropewalk Museum pays tribute to the history of the rope making factory, Hall’s Barton Ropery.

Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop is the perfect place to enjoy home cooked food in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Our Reviews

As well as five exhibition spaces, sculpture garden, live arts / music / theatre / comedy and cinema venue, the Ropewalk also houses 15 artist studios, museum, art and craft shop, meeting rooms available to hire and coffee shop. Rated Travelers’ Choice 2020 by Trip Advisor, the Ropewalk has something for everyone.

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Artists Studios

The Ropewalk currently has 15 resident artists who present a variety of work and practices.

Become a Friend or Patron

Become a friend of The Ropewalk and enjoy additional advantages that only membership offers.

Room Hire

The Ropewalk has meeting rooms to suit all requirements which are available to hire by the hour, session or day.