Visit these art galleries in the Lower Hutt area: they help to keep our city vibrant and creative, and often showcase works by local artists.
Alfred Memelink Artspace
A purpose-built artspace located on the eastern side of the Petone Esplanade hosting a wide range of original paints, prints, photography, ceramics, art jewellery and gifts from over 35 artists to suit all tastes and budgets.
223 The Esplanade
Weekdays: 10.30am - 4pm
Weekends: 10am - 5pm
A haven for art and book lovers, specialising in art, books and art supplies.
151 Muritai Road
Monday - Tuesday: noon - 4pm
Wednesday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Sunday and most public holidays: noon - 4pm
Van Helden Gallery
An iconic gallery showcasing the work of New Zealand painters, potters, glass artisans, sculptors and photographers.
613 Marine Drive
Days Bay, Eastbourne
Monday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm
The Lewis-Paape Gallery
Works of quality fine art, including colonial and 18th and 19th century pieces.
Level 1, Chalet House
6 Cambridge Terrace
Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Hutt Art: Odlin Gallery
Featuring a range of artwork from local/national and overseas artists - painting, pottery, porcelain art, embroidery, weaving, printmaking, woodwork, photography. It's also worth checking out exhibitions by local artists in Hutt Art Centre's foyer gallery.
9-11 Myrtle Street
Monday - Sunday: 10am - 4pm