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local art commune

The gallery shop has great local art for fair prices. The kids and I enjoyed making art at the Sea... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
TiffanyK758
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Bozeman, Montana
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An interesting collection of buildings with artists and hobbyists. A great shop with a wide range... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
LJB58
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Cromwell, New Zealand
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21 Selwyn Avenue, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The gallery shop has great local art for fair prices. The kids and I enjoyed making art at the Sea life exhibit which was added to a fishing net to contribute to the exhibit, and the staff said we could even collect the art next...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TiffanyK758
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Wear good walking shoes as there's some interesting tracks to walk. Easy to get around, can take a push chair to most sites. Has a cafe with good food and coffee.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Awa T
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Staff are friendly, exhibitions are awesome - it's so nice to see so many creative artists in Whangarei area. We took a stroll around the grounds on a quiet day and enjoyed poking around the little artists' hovels and the gift shop. The surrounds are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank traciegila
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I did a few art workshops here as a kid and its still one of my fav memories ! Such an incredible place to get in touch with your creative side !

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AylaN_iToursntix
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Please note Quarry Arts doesn't open until 9.30am. This is a unique environment for artist of differing genre to make and create whatever their choosen medium is. You can grab a coffee here and take your time and wonder around at your leisure. Not all...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank justright18
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We arrived here at twenty five past nine, it was due to open at nine thirty, no one arrived so we had a wander around, disappointed not to be able to see anything but the grounds are nice to walk around, just driving away from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TROPHYKerikeri
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Lots of interesting art and interesting artists, although some do not like too many visitors (as you would expect), so I recommend not talking too much unless you are encouraged.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jonathan N
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Nice day to go and take photos and have a lovely walk around the artworks. Sunday and no one around, but that is what we wants, enjoyed looking around and taking some beautiful photos. Saw the waterfall which I did not know was there, so...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Diannemh46
Reviewed 14 August 2017

You can drive all the way into here. The toilets and everything is very accessible for the frail. There is heaps of artwork although a lot of it is a bit tired (but then we all are ). there is a lovely little gift shop...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Anne255371
Reviewed 1 May 2017

An interesting collection of buildings with artists and hobbyists. A great shop with a wide range of art available.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LJB58
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