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Aberdeen Art Gallery

This is Aberdeen Art Gallery. Here you can see exciting works of art in a magnificent building. The Gallery’s collections include outstanding examples of Pre Raphaelite, Impressionist and Post Impressionist masterpieces. Aberdeen has one of the finest collections of 20th century art in Britain along with many challenging works of contemporary art. Aberdeen Art Gallery is an outstanding centre of the visual arts in the heart of the city.

Aberdeen Art Gallery opened in 1885. The Gallery’s first major benefactor was Alexander Macdonald. He left his art collection and money to purchase works no more than twenty-five years old when bought.