An Art and Food Lover's Guide to Taranaki

A close up of three brightly coloured artworks of flowers on a white wall inside Govett Brewster Art Gallery.
Taranaki, one of the most creative centres in Aotearoa.

Fenton Art Collective

Landscape on an easel at Fenton Art Collective, Taranaki.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki
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What do you get if you put art, history, gin and espresso under one roof? An eclectic melting pot like Fenton Art Collective in Taranaki.

Kingsroy Gallery

Wide angle of the gallery space at Kingsroy Gallery, New Plymouth.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki

New Plymouth’s burgeoning art scene is vibrant and exciting and Kingsroy is a notable addition to the swathe of galleries opening in the coastal city.

Kina NZ Design + Art Space

Colourful tumblers and greeting cards at Kina NZ Design + Artspace, New Plymouth.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki

Anyone wanting to take a memento of Taranaki home with them should spend some time browsing the curated art and design pieces at Kina NZ Design + Artspace in New Plymouth.

Puke Ariki

An interactive space within Puke Ariki.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki

Spend any time in New Plymouth and you’ll see the signposts for Puke Ariki, a dedicated hub that comprises a museum, library and research centre that shares the...

Tawhiti Museum

Tawhiti Museum sign.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki Hāwera

Tawhiti Museum is unlike any other provincial museum in New Zealand as it is the amalgamation of one man's dedicated heritage project.

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery + Len Lye Centre

Govett-Brewster sign outside the gallery in Govett-Brewster Gallery in New Plymouth, Taranaki.
Place New Plymouth & Taranaki

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery + Len Lye Centre is dynamic, courageous and quite simply, unmissable.