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Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki

Corner Kitchener and Wellesley Streets, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-307 7700
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Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is New Zealand’s most compelling visual arts experience. Enter between majestic kauri (native tree) columns to explore four floors of exhibitions, seven centuries of art and one of Auckland’s most iconic buildings. Experience world-class touring exhibitions, immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and atmosphere of traditional and contemporary international works and discover the largest permanent collection of New Zealand art right in the heart of Auckland city. The Gallery offers a lively calendar of talks, performances, film screenings and children's activities to complement its exhibition programme. Please visit our website to see what’s on. Tours in English 11.30am and 1.30pm daily. Tours in Mandarin 1.30pm Thu-Sun. (Adults $10. Children 12 and under free.) Open daily 10am-5pm (except Christmas Day) Free entry (charges may apply to special exhibitions).
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Corner Kitchener and Wellesley Streets, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-307 7700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you're an art lover, I recommend this art gallery. It has something for everyone, portraits, videos, scuptures, and modern art.

Thank Mikaela C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow. The architecture was wonderful, the many great art works so very unique and lovely. The staff were friendly and helpful too.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Auckland Art Gallery is a place you should definitely visit when you are into art. The admission to the main areas is free and even though the museum is smaller than expected there is a lot to see and you'll get a nice impression...More

Thank Ninnska
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m disappointed in myself to admit how little I knew about New Zealand before flying in today. A walk through Albert Park led me to stumble upon the Art Gallery and I’m so glad I did - it was the highlight of my day! They...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery makes excellent use of its space for contemporary art and special exhibits. The building is peaceful and beautiful.

Thank CandaceE7
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just the beginning of what is going to be the must awesome summer in Auckland. The Corsini Exhibition has go to be one of the best exhibits I have seen in a long time. Normally I am just happy to gaze at an...More

Thank 19edh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing gallery and a treat to be able to see the "Corsini" exhibition- well worth it. Cafe pleasant with healthy snacks and peaceful atmosphere.

Thank jacci6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just did the free section of the art gallery and it had lots of cool art work on display. Worth a trip to see if you're stuck indoors on a rainy day.

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki has the most pretty impressive collection of national including Mauri and international art in New Zealand. Must see in Auckland

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good selection of Art - contemporary and historical works from New Zealand and Europe. Free entry. Lovely Cafe for coffee/lunch/snacks. Highly recommend.

Thank Sallyanne C
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Maria F
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Katralee | Reviewed this property |
There is a gallery of older style paintings that you see in English art galleries but generally focuses on modern and Maori art
Maria F
March 20, 2017|
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Response from VikramWKarve | Reviewed this property |
The museum has a wider collection - many rare "historical/heritage" works of art pertaining to New Zealand