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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.

Suggested Itinerary

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.

Overnight Wellington

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.

Overnight Wellington

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.

Overnight Whanganui

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

Overnight Whanganui

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

This includes:

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

Not Included:

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.

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