Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin
(4.2/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in art at Dunedin Public Art Gallery, the country's oldest gallery and one of its foremost collections. Located in a handsomely refitted, 20th-century department store, the museum showcases New Zealand art from 1860 onwards, alongside works by renowned European artists such as Monet, Turner, and Machiavelli. Check out temporary exhibits and events like film screenings. If you work up an appetite, stop by the onsite cafe for a bite to eat. Put Dunedin Public Art Gallery into our Dunedin itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Dunedin.
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  • Great free gallery with some good exhibitions. Not as big as galleries in other cities though. Certainly worth a visit if you're in the area. 
  • I don't mean to be patronising but this is a small town, so it was an unexpected joy to see work by Picasso, Monet and Pissarro, and the C17th Dutch/Flemish school, alongside fascinating work by past ...  more »
  • I've been to some stunning exhibitions at DPAG over the last 5 years. It's central and easy to pop in. I especially love the exhibitions that highlight the Gallery's collection. 
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  • Great Art Gallery, which some really awesome, and interactive sometimes too, Exhibits. A great wee shop too. Some great Holiday activities for kids in the School Holidays. Well worth a visit.
  • Always a great range of art and interesting exhibitions. A nice place to spend some time.
  • Amazing architecture, and often great child friendly exhibits
  • Great place to visit. Some exhibits are child friendly.
  • Great free gallery with some good exhibitions. Not as big as galleries in other cities though.