Galleries & museums

First floor, Boys’ High

Maxine Burney Art Studio/Gallery

Original art, reproductions and art cards fill the light-filled space of Christchurch artist Maxine Burney’s first floor studio.

First floor, Boys’ High


Pūmanawa is The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora’s community exhibition space.

Boys’ High

Revival Exhibition

The Restoration of Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre

Clock Tower

Rutherford’s Den

Rutherford’s Den is more than a museum. It’s a whole world of science, history, discovery and wonder brought to life through exciting multi-sensory displays and hands-on experiences.


Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities

Come and explore the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities, where you can see more than 3,000 years of human history through an amazing collection of artefacts.


The Central Art Gallery

The Central connects artists and the community. It values enjoyment through learning and will educate, challenge and seek to bring art into everyday conversations.

Ground floor, Registry Additions

The Physics Room

The Physics Room is a contemporary art space dedicated to developing and promoting contemporary art and critical discourse in Aotearoa New Zealand.