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Address: 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
Phone Number: 61 3 6234 8414
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Art centre run by the government of Tasmania

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HISTORIC AND ENGAGING

Salamanca is a must. You cannot go to Hobart and not wander the area, taking in the sights, galleries and fantastic food. Even the buildings a stationary history of the wharf area... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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melbourne
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125 reviews 125 reviews
24 attraction reviews
397 helpful votes 397 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Salamanca is a must. You cannot go to Hobart and not wander the area, taking in the sights, galleries and fantastic food. Even the buildings a stationary history of the wharf area are fantastic to look over. You have to check out every nook and cranny as the place is a maze of sights. Take a day just for this... More 

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Palm Coast, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

They have an excellent selection of local artwork and crafts displayed. They are more expensive than you would find in other areas of Australia though.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The Salamanca square and the Arts centre are a nice place to visit and do the shopping. They dispose of plethora of souvenirs so go there and choose for yourself :)

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Denver, Colorado
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178 reviews 178 reviews
55 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

There are lots to see at the Salamanca Art Center, which is located in historic old warehouses. Casual restaurants, bars, and fine dining are all located near here, as is the Saturday market. This review is to highlight a wonderful, fun weekly event that draws mostly the local community, with a few casual tourists. The setting is amazing, as this... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Enjoyed every minute of our visit. Highly captivating, educational and its openness was quite relaxing.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This is a great little hub in Hobart to visit but be prepared to have plenty of cash if you wish to make a purchase. There is some wonderful art work available from blown glass bowls, plates etc. wooden items and some wonderful jewellery. Many of the items are locally made which is wonderful for local artists. Unfortunately, I feel... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

this part of hobart has very good architecture and other interesting buildings to photograph.it also has the market,which is as good as any we have visited in our home state of victoria

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Brisbane
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Fabulous little shops and galleries to poke around in, lovely cafes for a warm cup of coffee on a cool day, great choice of handmade local crafts to take home as gifts.

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Melbourne, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had time to kill and included a tour of the Arts Centre along with wandering the Saturday Salamanca market. The works here are uniquely Tasmanian and quite innovative.

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Yackandandah, Australia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Wandering around at the Salamanca Place and it was raining . Just popped in and it was very well done. Lots to see in that area but this is worth walking into!

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