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Hastings City Art Gallery
Ranked #19 of 39 things to do in Hastings
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access
Hastings, New Zealand
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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“Always good value.”
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Visited August 2016
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English first
Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great Little Gallery”
5 of 5 bubbles 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 fun.

Outside is an area set aside for Maori carvings.

Well worth a visit if you're in Hastings.

Visited December 2016
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Hastings, New Zealand
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54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“White lego”
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Visited July 2016
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Thank Sarah_Star19
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Wellington, New Zealand
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128 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Free and informative ”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great little gallery. The art was diverse both local artists and those from bigger national exhibitions. Free entry a bonus

Visited April 2016
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Thank Sue C
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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437 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
“lots of open spaces”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Nice building, friendly staff but I thought they needed to have more on display. Took us only about 20 minutes to see everything!

Visited March 2016
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