Hands on History

Art Gallery - What's On?

The Lakes District Museum and Gallery's special exhibition gallery hosts a variety of excellent quality art and historical exhibitions. Space in the gallery can be booked and is highly sought after.


Showing now in the gallery:

Close to Home: Recent Works from Local Artists

3rd February - 5th March 2023

A collection of works from eleven local artists.

This exhibition gives a taste of the variety of talent in our local area.

Coming up in the gallery:

10th March - 14th April 2023

'Purely Pastel'

Pastel Association of New Zealand

21st April - 21st May 2023

Bayleys Arrowtown Autumn Festival Exhibition

1st June - 2nd July

Showing Off VI

Works from Wakatipu High School's senior art students

6th July - 27th August


Celebrating Otago's dark night skies.