New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington

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  • I thought it would be like the portrait galleries in Australia and the UK: paintings of historic figures through the ages and a special exhibition. It was actually incredibly disappointing: one large ...  more »
  • If a city is only as important as its people, then seeing the images of the people who made it becomes more important.  more »
  • We were fortunate to see an exhibition of works by Leo Bensemann and friends, all of whom were part of the local art scene in the middle of the 20th century. It was an interesting twist on portraiture...  more »
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  • Free! Impressive collection of portrait paintings... not very large but i felt the quality of exhibits made up for it. Celebrates local nz artists past and present. A must see for artists and art students. I only spent 20-30mins here.
  • Free museum. Interesting work. Kind staff
  • Interesting portraits and a quick, fun place to visit.
  • Very cool artwork!
  • Good focused exhibitions