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Sarjeant Gallery

38 Taupo Quay, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-349 0506
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small but a MUST once you're in town

Sergeant is a museum-gallery right in the middle of town, close to i-site and everything. Mainly... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
Hamburg, Germany
Wow! Awesome art gallery

Wonderful displays and interpretive & descriptive info panels about artist and art. Would highly... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Nelson, New Zealand
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“gift shop” (3 reviews)
“great shop” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
38 Taupo Quay, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Sergeant is a museum-gallery right in the middle of town, close to i-site and everything. Mainly modern art, lots of local art.

Thank jobst56
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Wonderful displays and interpretive & descriptive info panels about artist and art. Would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Dee20202
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The museum's temporary site is well arranged and had a nice exhibit when I visited. Pottery and other items by local artists were available in the entry/shop area. There's enough galleries and the Quartz museum in the area to make for at least a two-hour...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The staff at this gallery were very friendly and helpful. The gallery is situated near the river, so a lot of nice buildings, coffee places and pubs close by. This gallery is displaying selected material from the substantial classical style gallery which stands atop a...More

1  Thank glaitken1
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Thoughtfully put together with a story line linking the exhibits. Friendly staff. Shame the original building was undergoing earthquake strengthening so the exhibit was in temporary premises.

1  Thank squaredrive2017
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The original Sarjeant Gallery is going to be upgraded (big job!) but this "pop-up shop" is still worth a visit. Free entry, interesting little gallery shop, very friendly receptionist the day we went.

1  Thank rosiesview
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Seems that they want to develop an art market for the pottery That is fine if it's art quality Some is and some has just got a name But even a name does not take pottery from functional to art and justify the price they...More

Thank CraigTatts
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Don't miss this place, free entry too. Interesting exhibits with kids things and a great shop definitely a top class place

1  Thank thatoldbloke
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We ran into this little gallery and gift shop on our arrival in Wanganui. It was a must-see - especially if you are looking for a lovely gift for family/friends. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank Robyn H
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I always visit the gallery when I am visiting Whanganui as the collection is diverse and the curators ensure interesting & different themes each time. I look forward to when the gallery is able to return to it's true home as the original building is...More

Thank Jocelyn P
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