Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is home to New Zealand's most extensive and highly regarded collection of art with more than 15,000 works from national and international artists.

The gallery is one of the newest and oldest event venues in the city. The main gallery sits in a New Zealand Historic Places Trust category one building which was first opened in 1887. A multi-million dollar restoration and expansion project, was completed in 2011 and has transformed the gallery into one of Auckland's most desirable venues. In 2013, the gallery won the prestigious title of 'World Building of the Year' at the World Architecture Festival.

Impress your guests from the outset as they walk through the majestic Kauri columns of the main entrance into sophisticated event spaces.

Whether a product launch, awards ceremony, cocktail function, wedding or gala dinner, Auckland Art Gallery has a space to transform your event into a masterpiece.

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"We were left speechless the first time we set foot in the Art Gallery, an absolutely breathtaking venue."

Michael & Amanda Wallis

Michael & Amanda Wallis




Auckland Art Gallery is located on the corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets, just behind Queen Street, towards Albert Park in Auckland’s CBD. The venue is a short 15 minute walk from Britomart Transport Centre. There are also regular bus services that run up and down Queen Street. Auckland Art Gallery is positioned close to a wide selection of accommodation and is surrounded by a multitude of dining and entertainment options.


The closest car park buildings to the Auckland Art Gallery are the Victoria Street or The Civic car parks. A mobility parking bay is located on Kitchener Street and disabled parking is also available at the car parks mentioned above.


This venue is located in central Auckland and has a large range of accommodation options in close proximity including Grand Millennium, Heritage Auckland and CityLife Auckland.