The Central Art Gallery

Today's Hours Closed
  • Wednesday 10.00AM – 4.00PM
  • Thursday 10.00AM – 4.00PM
  • Friday 10.00AM – 4.00PM
  • Saturday 10.00AM – 4.00PM
  • Sunday 10.00AM – 4.00PM

Library, Worcester Boulevard



The Central shows established contemporary New Zealand artists with a desirable body of work, while always keeping our experienced eye on aspiring artists of the future.

The gallery connects artists and the community. It values enjoyment through learning and educates, challenges and seeks to bring art into everyday conversations.

The gallery hosts exhibition openings, artist talks and art groups. 

Stay a while, perhaps take a seat, relax and enjoy the experience of great art.

Location map

Worcester Boulevard

Market Square South Quad North Quad Registry Student Union The Gym Engineering Common Room Library Biology, Observatory and Physics Chemistry School of Art West Lecture Classics Rutherford's Den Clock Tower Boy's High Workshop Great Hall