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Whangarei Art Museum

The Hub, Dent Street, Town Basin, Whangarei 1024, New Zealand
+64 9-430 4240
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High Quality Exhibitions A Feature of this Gallery

Every time I visit this Gallery I am impressed by the high quality art on show. Visitors must go... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
kitten16
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Auckland, NZ
Nice artists, average exhibition though

They have a nice space, but don't really seem to be able to make a good exhibition with it. A good... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
lorev60
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Ghent, Belgium
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
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Apr 10, 2017
“High Quality Exhibitions A Feature of this Gallery”
Jan 17, 2017
“Nice artists, average exhibition though”
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The Hub, Dent Street, Town Basin, Whangarei 1024, New Zealand
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Every time I visit this Gallery I am impressed by the high quality art on show. Visitors must go and see the exhibitions and prepare to be delighted with the range of work on display. This is a compact neat Gallery and is adjacent to...More

Thank kitten16
Reviewed January 17, 2017

They have a nice space, but don't really seem to be able to make a good exhibition with it. A good selection of artists and some interactive stuff. But a lack of professionally when it comes to nametags and informatie. It all looked kind of...More

Thank lorev60
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Gold coin donation only - pleasant to see such great support for local artists display in a delightful environment.

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Reviewed June 8, 2015

It is always nice to get Info and as an extra, to get some artistic insights; the Art Museum is part of the local Tourist Information Office and as such was a pleasant surprise; good art, some on loan fro te Papa in Wellington; and...More

1  Thank Tusitala12
Reviewed May 30, 2015

Whangarei has a small but wide-ranging collection of art, paintings, sculpture and decorative art. It has struggled to find a home in recent years, but now its location in The Hub at the Town Basin provides a great venue with easy parking. An active programme...More

1  Thank Sparky81
Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is well worth a visit both for the art and the lovely old building and gardens. Popped in here while we were visiting the basin.

1  Thank cmjm10
Reviewed January 20, 2015

Located at The Hub in the Town Basin centre, the Whangarei Art Museum has much to offer with their fabulous art selection and wonderful venue. This is a great place to escape to for a bit of quiet reflection. While a relatively small museum, it...More

1  Thank po_tds
Reviewed October 9, 2014

Apart from interesting special exhibitions, the WAM is worth a visit to view the permanent collection and view what is on rotating loan from Te Papa. Whangarei is central to a region which has always been a haven for artists working in all media and...More

Thank Dr Benjamin P
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bonie a
April 14, 2015|
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Response from Ruth G | Property representative |
It's free, but a donation is nice to help them out.
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