a room or building for the display or sale of works of art.
Many galleries display the art prints without prices - hoping to get more easily into an e-mail contact with their visitors.
a balcony, especially a platform or upper floor, projecting from the back or sidewall inside a church or hall, providing space for an audience or musicians.
Imagine harsh whining noise emanating from a minstrel's gallery in a church in a woodland village in Dorset.
a long room or passage, typically one that is partly open at the side to form a portico or colonnade.
The linear form of the north block lends itself to open galleries while the deeper south block offers a calmer atmosphere for browsing stacks and reading at tables.