The Crypt Gallery provides an intensely atmospheric and unconventional art space where the imagination, thoughts and emotions of contemporary artists are shared with visitors from around the world. In its labyrinth of tunnels and arches underneath St Pancras Church in Euston, this popular venue hosts a year-round programme of varied and exciting art exhibitions.
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The Crypt Gallery
St Pancras Parish Church,Euston RoadBloomsburyLondonNW1 2BA
- +44 20 7388 1461
If you are in need of a quirky space for running an art exhibition, the gallery crypt below St Pancras Church may be the area for you. With tens of individual arches for housing art pieces, twinned with the unique atmosphere only original stonework crypts like this exude, your event could be something quite special.
The fantasy animals exhibit I was perusing this certain day, didn't grab me....more
The Crypt of St Pancras Parish Church was used for coffin burials in the 1800s. In both world wars the Crypt was used as an air raid shelter. In 2002 the Crypt became a gallery space, providing an intensely atmospheric backdrop to promote the work of a wide variety of artists, kept under the watchful eye of the caryatids.more
The Crypt is an underground space often with vaulted ceilings and is the burial place for priests, bishops, archbishops, kings, and those who could afford to pay a hefty sum then to be exclusively buried within the church premises.
Built in the early 1800's the St. Pancras Church has a romanesque structure with vestries guarding the vault to the crypt. Built of portland stone now weathered...more