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Forrester Gallery

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Grant N wrote a review Apr 2021
Hastings, New Zealand1225 contributions185 helpful votes
Stopped in while wandering around the precinct - nice clean and spacious areas - bit of a climb to the upper floor - but worth a look. Some items were interesting to me - a lot weren't but there was plenty to meet most tastes. Worth a look
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Date of experience: April 2021
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GreatTraveller2014 wrote a review Dec 2020
Wellington, New Zealand84 contributions18 helpful votes
Worth going in, not only to see the exhibition but to look at the beautiful building. Nothing like it in the rest of New Zealand!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Eli B wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia3702 contributions3000 helpful votes
The temple-like former banks facade is a drawcard but the gallery within celebrates one of the country’s most significant modern artist, Colin McCahon and also the best collection of regional and NZ art
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Fergus P wrote a review Oct 2018
Christchurch, New Zealand174 contributions128 helpful votes
The Forrester Gallery provides a wonderfully gracious opportunity to connect with art, history and culture. The splendid building itself is enough to arrest one's attention for a goodly length of time before venturing through the doors to enjoy a kaleidoscope of artistic experiences. Don't rush. Just dally .....
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Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Chloe S, Curator at Forrester Gallery
Responded 22 Oct 2018
Thank you for taking the time to review the Forrester Gallery.
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Jeff M wrote a review Jul 2018
Auckland, New Zealand375 contributions75 helpful votes
The lady at the front desk was friendly. There were some really great exhibits when I visited - the hand coloured photographs of central Otago were really interesting. The grip-tape portraits were also very good. The building itself is also pretty cool.
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Chloe S, Curator at Forrester Gallery
Responded 22 Jul 2018
Thank you for taking the time to review our gallery.
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Forrester Gallery is open:
  • Tue - Fri 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sat - Sun 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM


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