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Hastings City Art Gallery

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201 Eastbourne Street East, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
+64 6-871 5095
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Art Gallery and Museum

Enjoyed visit . Lots to see and interesting exhibits. Hands on stuff for children to interact with... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
leoniehastings
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Hastings, New Zealand
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It contained 3 exhibits. It seemed to require 2 staff. It was all installations. The upside was... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
mark w
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Centrally located in Civic Square, Hastings City Art Gallery celebrates art through an engaging programme of exhibitions featuring local, national and international artists.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
2 Apr 2018
“Art Gallery and Museum”
22 Oct 2017
“Great for the kids”
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201 Eastbourne Street East, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed visit . Lots to see and interesting exhibits. Hands on stuff for children to interact with. Knowledgeable staff who are very helpful. Next to Library 1 block from the City and next to a lovely park too

Thank leoniehastings
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

It contained 3 exhibits. It seemed to require 2 staff. It was all installations. The upside was free entry

Thank mark w
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

I went in with some of the kids and it was awesome ! they were showcasing some white legos and i could stay all day playing with them

Thank Abby M
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Hastings City Art Gallery hosted a fabulous opening night for Asaki Kajima 'Respiration ' ...exquisite organic art works featured in the centre of the gallery ...delicious wines by Clearview Winery and generous tastings from Anissa at La Petite Chocolat ..well worth a visit as two...More

1  Thank Theresecoats
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Maori art done with a difference, I really enjoyed it. The skulls that had been beaded and decorated like masks were simply fantastic, so creative and innovative. Almost like traditional art some of them but with a modern twist while others were simply art, stand...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

You can see exhibitions of both international and national art and design. The focus is on contemporary art

1  Thank DJS1950
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Took visitors from overseas. They were interested in NZ culture and enjoyed looking at the paintings, sculptures and exhibits. Have previously taken a school class there and they found it very interesting too. Regular change exhibits. Friendly informative helpful staff

2  Thank leoniehastings
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This gallery is well run with an outstanding atmosphere and world class exhibitions albiet on a small scale. I have never been disappointed by a visit here.

1  Thank 63purplesage
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

An excellent little gallery! When we were there, there was an exhibition of local artists work, which was really diverse and fascinating. A wall in the entrance hall was set aside for people to sketch something of their own.The kids thought this was really great...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

we went and there was hundreds and hundreds of white lego pieces that you can build anything you want with it. it is also free.

1  Thank Sarah_Star19
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