Spring school holiday activities
Enjoy arts, crafts, music, singing, fudge-fun, films and a special taonga hunt through The Arts Centre and its neighbours.Read more
Stay with us
Through Airbnb we're giving you the rare opportunity to stay in our Creative Residence.Read more
Welcome to The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora.
Dating back to 1877, The Arts Centre has a rich history and an exciting future.
Located in the heart of Ōtautahi Christchurch, The Arts Centre is an Aotearoa New Zealand landmark – home to galleries, museums, cinemas, boutique retailers, artisan eateries and bars, engaging events, stunning venues and much more.
New Zealand-made homewares and gifts.
Frances Nation is a store specialising in Aotearoa New Zealand-made homewares and gifts of quality craftsmanship, authenticity and longevity.
First floor, Boys’ High,
Open 7 days, 10:00AM - 5:00PM