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Suter Gallery Nelson

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Address: 208 Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand
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+64 3-548 4699
10:30 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 16:30

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One of the best over the counter food we have seen.

After a walk in the grounds a coffee and treat was called for. Great coffee and sumptuous choclate cake was followed by a walk through the gallery

Reviewed 4 days ago
Russell Bay of Islands New Zealand
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Russell Bay of Islands New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a walk in the grounds a coffee and treat was called for. Great coffee and sumptuous choclate cake was followed by a walk through the gallery

Thank Russellite
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were next door in the Queens Garden so thought we would pop in for a look. There was a display of art by students throughout NZ which was thought provoking in it's content. The other galleries were well lit and provided interesting perspectives on the displays. Is well worth coming in for a browse.

Thank Christine W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did lunch here the other day. Had 6 of us, but the service was fast and friendly. The food was a good portion size and tasty. Could have done with a few more 'child' friendly meals, but we enjoyed the new cafe and view to the gardens.

Thank kiasusee
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you like public art galleries, this one in Nelson is a must-see. I hope the current exhibit of an overview of NZ art and the influence of NZ landscape on its art stays permanently. The large selection in the entry lobby of purchasable local art is amazing.

Thank Carolyn B
Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The Suter's art collection is surprisingly high quality for a regional gallery with many nationally significant New Zealand artists on display. The theme of local and regional significance ties the art works together in a well curated series of exhibitions across three galleries. The newly earthquake strengthened building makes the most of its location in the Queens Gardens beside a... More 

Thank 405Sally
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Then well worth a visit! Not a huge gallery but well set out and interesting art to view. Admission is voluntary donation so you can choose what it is worth. Queens Gardens right next door so spend an hour and do both!

Thank chchgecko
Hobart, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were taken to this gallery by a local resident. We enjoyed the coffee in the well designed and restful cafe. I am sure that there are many interesting exhibitions held in the gallery. Pleased we were able to see it. Nice and handy to the city centre.

Thank Sue S
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

There are several exhibition rooms here - but not large number of exhibits. Local art and New Zealand artists on show. This was our second visit (we went there a couple of years ago) and the building has been extended. Staff very helpful.

Thank Jean T
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A very good space for an art gallery, just next to the Queen's Garden pond. Lighting is good the space comfortable and they have a good coffee shop with nice atmosphere and good food.

Thank OscarOrtega
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Many beautiful paintings here but many interesting ones as well. Lovely setting by the creek and offers a nice cafe to relax in. Worth visiting.

Thank Kathio

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