Wellington and Whanganui Open Studios 2020
This year we start in Wellington for two days before heading north visiting arriving for a weekend of art and culture in Whanganui. Here we spend the weekend discover the regions “Open Studios”. Visiting artists and studios, engaging with painters, makers, glass artists and sculptors. Always a fun weekend.
Day 1. Wednesday, 24 March 2020
Please arrive in Wellington by noon today. This afternoon enjoy a visit to the City Gallery and Page Blackie Gallery.
Day 2. Thursday, 25 March 2020
We visit dealer galleries, catch the national art collection at Te Papa, visit Avid Gallery, Suite and Vessel, including a drive around Island Bay.
Day 3. Friday, 26 March 2020
This morning we head out of town to visit The Dowse Museum and Pataka Gallery, before getting on the road to Whanganui, where we will arrive late afternoon.
Day 4 & 5 Saturday and Sunday, 27 & 28 March 2020
We spend two full days in and around Whanganui visiting open studios, catching up with friends and catching the updated collection at the Quartz Museum
Day 6. Monday, 29 March 2020
An early start to get back to Wellington today, to drop off our van for your flight home.
Need to know
Prices to be confirmed early September 2019
2 nights in Wellington
3 nights in Whanganui
Your 12 seater deluxe minibus for the duration
Your tour guide and driver
All gallery, museum and private visits included in the itienrary
Meals not included in the itinerary
Flights to and from Wellington
Minimum numbers of 9 people Maximum 11
Prices subject to change
A deposit of $250 will hold your place on this tour.
*Itinerary and prices subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to refunds, payments and cancellations.