City Gallery Wellington is located in Civic Square and is open daily 10am–5pm, and until 10pm on the first Thursday of the month (February–November). Closed Christmas Day. Entry is free.
The main entrance is via Civic Square which can be accessed easily from Victoria and Harris Streets, Custom House Quay or via the City to Sea Bridge. See Google Maps.
Access update: the walkway between Michael Fowler Centre and the Town Hall will be closed while Wellington City Council secure some brickwork (unreinforced masonry).
Works are expected to take a few months.
During this time the Civic Square lift will be unavailable however, you can use the accessible ramp on Harris Street.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
More info at Wellington City Council
There is a coat, bag and buggy check at the front desk. For the comfort of others, please check in large bags and backpacks.
You are welcome to take photos for personal use only, please read our guidelines.
Free WiFi is available throughout the Gallery.
Weekend Exhibitions Tours are available most Saturdays and Sundays, please check our Event page. For group visits of ten or more, we are happy to offer a private tour tailored to your interests. Please contact the Gallery’s Public Programmes Coordinator.
If you have any questions about your visit, please contact us.