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Tauranga Art Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
Open today: 10:00 - 16:30
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Peaceful

Lovely little gem in the city is very relaxing. A peaceful atmosphere and beautiful artwork, I only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wander15623912964
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Interesting

Hubby & I pop in to this gallery fairly regularly and appreciate that there is always something... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
RochelleC650
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Cnr Wharf and Willow Streets, Tauranga, New Zealand
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 April 2014

This art gallery on two floors is well worth a visit, when we went in January they showcased New Zealand artists, fascinating.

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We recently visited the Tauranga Art Gallery and found this to be a potentially interesting attraction for art fans. The gallery is free to visit (you can make donation) and is conveniently located across from the i-SITE and just a few minutes away from The...More

2  Thank BradJill
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Though it was a shop but it is actually a art gallery, got really snarky when I tried to move things around.

1  Thank CocotheClown2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little gem in the city is very relaxing. A peaceful atmosphere and beautiful artwork, I only wish there were more!

Thank Wander15623912964
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Regular changes of exhibitions make this venue a popular visit, even for the grandkids! Do school holiday events as well which are well worthwhile

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 10 July 2018

You can lose yourself here... Best to go without little kids as they don't appreciate it and annoy others, it's easier to focus without them! Take your time and read everything, investigate the artists online while you're there, it'll open your eyes further to their...More

Thank hallama007
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Hubby & I pop in to this gallery fairly regularly and appreciate that there is always something new and interesting to view. Enjoyed the VR exhibition - great to see progressive, futuristic vision work on display😊 Staff here are always friendly and welcoming. Nice clean...More

Thank RochelleC650
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Small gallery but exceeded expectations. The interactive Art Loves You exhibition was enjoyed by adults and babies alike (such a rarity!). Entry by donation, exhibit doesn’t need long so plenty achievable even if short on time. Bathroom has change table for those with young kiddos.

Thank loosek
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We dropped into the Tauranga Art Gallery and were pleasantly surprised. It's a fairly small gallery and only had two exhibitions showing but both were great and enjoyable. Plus the gallery is free! Worth dropping in.

Thank jarrodob
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If you really like modern art this is the place for you but in ou 10 minute visit we found most of the exhibitions to be incomprehensible and nonsensical. They have good clean toilets.

1  Thank Whitehavengirl43
Reviewed 22 January 2018

very pleasant and helpful staff make this gallery an easy visit. What you see obviously depends on when you go, but they have a good range of exhibits moving through.

Thank joe w
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I went to see the Banksy Exhibition when it was on and loved it. I was lucky enough to have been visiting Tauranga at the time and was really impressed by the gallery. It has art programmes for school children which I was very impressed...More

1  Thank SassyTraveller111
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