The Lost Gypsy Gallery, Papatowai

(4.8/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Create a lasting memory at The Lost Gypsy Gallery, dedicated to works by artist Blair Sommerville. Sommerville creates and displays intricate automata crafted from leftover odds and ends. In addition to art, the engineer produces small and large inventions that you can test yourself in hands-on displays. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the whimsical mechanical gadgets. Finish your visit in the cafe with delicious coffee and Wifi. Using our online itinerary creator, Papatowai attractions like The Lost Gypsy Gallery can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • ... for letting us have a look in your creative phantasy wonderland! Go here if you have a little kid within yourself, not with you.  more »
  • What a hoot. Bought and iced coffee from the quaint Caravan. Sat it the shade....yes lots of heat..31 today and then took a stroll through the bus. All sorts of crazy displays and interactive gadgets....  more »
  • Paid a visit here today, genius.......and so many buttons to press!!! Had so much fun, thanks for the experience :-)  more »
Google
  • One of my favourite places in NZ. You can spend two hours just exploring every niche and play with the creations you find. We had a lot of fun playing with the "piano" at the backyard. Definitely must stop there if you are around!
  • Loved it amazing stuff in there a real holiday treat
  • Magical shop with impressive items and beautiful art!
  • Definitely worth to spend some time. Creations you'll never see somewhere else.
  • Hhhhh...funny