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Suter Gallery Nelson

Closes in 14 min: 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Lovely area.

Lovely area. We wondered through the Queens garden initially and ended up in the cafe for lunch... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Toby G
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One of Nelsons top attactions

This is one of Nelsons gems. The gallery has under gone a mammoth restoration and is now one of... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
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208 Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-548 4699
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Lovely area. We wondered through the Queens garden initially and ended up in the cafe for lunch. Great staff and the boss lady was very bubbly and gave her opinion on what we might like to eat. Food was nice, fresh and well prepared. Was...More

Thank Toby G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is one of Nelsons gems. The gallery has under gone a mammoth restoration and is now one of New Zealand's top gallery's. No one should miss a visit.

Thank DavidM24359
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch. Great location and reasonable service. The food is good. I had the pie which contained plenty of lamb. Our group also ordered the Stewart Island salmón. Waitress: How was the salmon? You must have been hungry. Wife: it was OK but...More

Thank gemido
Reviewed August 14, 2018

The venue is well appointed and the cafe has a great veiw out into the Queens Gardens. The displays since the re opening have been very good, while a lot that are are not my scene, they have had reports from lots of people. The...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed July 19, 2018

The newly reburbished Suter Gallery is a wonderful venue with a variey of permanent and temporary displays and paintings.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed May 20, 2018

This is an interesting repository of art and local culture and colour. After its recent renovation it has left some with a bitter taste. The cafe, although improved in its outlook into the Queens Gardens, has lost its mojo. It is awkward to navigate especially...More

Thank periclesbacchus
Reviewed May 20, 2018

The Suter Gallery had a few pieces on display by New Zealand artists and a nice gift shop but most of the space was devoted to modern art which was not very interesting. Unless you like modern art there is not much to see.

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed May 8, 2018

It was ok, I feel like I could've spent time elsewhere as it didn't have much. Lovely gift shop & Cafe though

Thank KaylinC28
Reviewed May 7, 2018

An excellent arrangement of ceramics from all over the Nelson and Tasman region was displayed in the foyer, which is what I wanted to see. It was great to see so many artists being on view and for sale at Suter Gallery. The exhibitions were...More

Thank whateverwherever
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I visited the Suter Gallery with my artist father-in-law, who was very excited to show us around. The location, next to the river was stunning, and it was a gorgeous building-- filled with light and a delicious cafe. However, the art itself was incredibly underwhelming....More

Thank Andeezee1
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