• TTDA - Vela Art Gallery - Inside gallery
  • TTDA - Vela Art Gallery - ceramics
  • TTDA - Vela Art Gallery - cakes and coffee

Vela Art Gallery & Cafe Bar

Vela is an art gallery and cafe bar on Saxmundham High Street, providing a gemütliche (cosy) atmosphere to enjoy art, German food and artisan coffee. The Gallery hosts regular events and exhibitions or you can browse the art and Nordic inspired gifts throughout the gallery.

Sue & Silke have created a lovely relaxing space to enjoy art, events, food and drinks.

Silke is the main artist and has her print workshop at the rear of the shop. The Gallery also host other artists and themed exhibitions.

There is a sunny courtyard at the rear, to relax and enjoy German food freshly prepared by Sue, with an artisan coffee; glass of wine; or German beer. There are wood burners inside for the colder winter months. 

The Gallery hold events such as German conversation evenings, local singers/bands; classic guitar recitals; Friday evening LGBT+ group and 'Let's talk about' themed evenings. For more details see the website, facebook or instagram.

Initially Vela Art Gallery is only open 4 days per week, Thursday to Sunday.

Current opening times are Thursday 10am to 5pm; Fridays & Saturdays 10am to 9pm, and Sundays 11am to 4pm. Dogs Welcome.

Free wifi Dog friendly Wheelchair Accessible
Attraction name:
Vela Art Gallery & Cafe Bar
Opening Hours:
Thursdays 11am to 5pm; Fridays & Saturdays 10am to 9pm, and Sundays 11am to 4pm