City Gallery


Family Day

11am–4pm, Sat 1 May

Free entry

If Wellington is at Alert Level 2, we will be able be unable to present our awesome Family Day. We advise booking in case there’s a shift in alert levels and we need to contact you with any updates.

Our popular Family Day returns with fun art activities for the whole whānau on the last Saturday of the school holidays. 

Check out our Gallery Games and new exhibition Every Artist. Take a turn on video game artworks by Johnson Witehira and The Cool Couple, then keep on playing with our free drop-in activities:

  • Games Lounge: Make your own Top Trumps trading card, put yourself in the picture with The Amazing Traveling Photobooth, test your skills with foosball.
  • Drawing Games: Drop into the Education Studio for some funny creativity challenges.   
  • Fun and Games Films: Watch game-themed short films from our friends at Square Eyes Film Foundation. Drop by and watch one or two films, or stay for the whole collection. 
  • Play Pal: Play a game with roaming performer Sabrina Martin. 
  • Interactive Storytime: Join us for some playful stories at 12 and 2pm. 

Plus grab a prize from The Hits Prize Wall!