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The Museum is for free, most of the Museum's are in Christchurch. If you are interested in Modern Art you should have a look, the Museum is only a 5 min walk from the Canterbury Museum. Friendly help from the Museum's Staff.
Lots to see in this big art gallery, and it's free! I preferred wandering round the CBD (Cathedral Sq, New Regent Street, Botanical Gardens) but if you get bored of that or it's a rainy day this is a good alternative for a few hours.
Due to a busy travel schedule I opted not to visit when I arrived into CHCH but twanging regret on my road trip caused me to squeeze some free time back in before my departure.
I loved the gallery, the diversity of works and the...More
What a beautiful building the Art Gallery is, and the artworks are gorgeous, modern or traditional there is something here for everyone. Just to marvel at the building itself is worth the journey, and dont miss the sculptures in the surrounding gardens.
This beautiful building gives access to some great art. We saw the retrospective of work by Francis Upritchard, which was challenging, fascinating and really beautiful. Other exhibitions made us wish Wellington had a similar art collection. The staff were enthusiastic and knowledgeable, and added to...More