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History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Founded in 1888, it remains New Zealand’s most compelling visual arts experience, with a collection numbering over 16,000 works. ...

Blue Oyster is a contemporary art project space that encourages experimental and innovative art practices. Since opening in 1999, the Blue Oyster has presented a range of divergent artists and practices and focused on pr...

This Tourism New Zealand 2001/02 'Innovator Award' winning museum displays the largest collection of excavated objects unearthed following a volcanic eruption, while opening up the enthralling history of this Māori/Victo...

Our mission, as a photographic museum, is to save the photographic heritage and art of Canterbury.

This major New Zealand regional museum holds in trust almost two million collection items of regional, national and international significance. The collections cover a wide range of topics including Canterbury's first pe...

E-Central is a free public space with an indoor playground and a bunch of activities for children. We host events and workshops on a regular basis. Upstairs, we have our digital Studios - MediaLab and OnTV where young pe...

Central Stories Museum & Art Gallery tells the stories of Central Otago's unique flora and fauna, of gold mining throughout the region, and of the people who made Central home.

Immerse yourself in the world of Canterbury art and then take it home. This gallery provides exhibitions and work for sale from a wide variety of New Zealand artists, and has a special interest in Canterbury artists, fea...

The Gallery houses one of the foremost public art collections in New Zealand, including superb Canterbury paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, photography and applied arts. Its dynamic programme offers a range of coll...

City Gallery Wellington is a contemporary public art gallery housed in an iconic building in Civic Square. This dynamic Gallery presents innovative exhibitions of art, architecture and design. It showcases local Wellingt...

Dunedin Public Art Gallery has one of the largest and most comprehensive art collections in the country, including significant holdings of New Zealand works from 1860 to the present, outstanding collections of historical...

Nicknamed the ‘Goreggenheim’ by Saatchi & Saatchi boss Kevin Roberts, the Eastern Southland Gallery is a regional public art museum, situated in the Arts and Heritage Precinct of Gore’s CBD. Established in a former Carn...

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