These free tours are supported by the Wellington Regional Amenities Fund and the Friends of Te Papa.
The Art Lover Tours are for anyone wanting to experience great art in the wider Wellington region. During August and September you can travel by bus to galleries and museums in the Wairarapa, Porirua and the Hutt Valley and uncover the region’s gems.

Bookings essential – For full details, see the event listings from the links below.

Friday 13 September, 10am–2pm
Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua

Wednesday 18 September, 9.45am–3.30pm
The Dowse Art Museum Lower Hutt & Expressions Arts and Entertainment Centre, Upper Hutt

Thursday 3 October, 9am–4pm
Aratoi, Wairarapa Museum of Art and History, Masterton

 

Feature Image: Detail from Kapowairua/Spirits Bay 2013, from Dark Cloud/White Light, a new media installation by Joseph Michael