Arts and Culture

From gallery exhibitions, to public art installations and theatre performances, you’ll be impressed and inspired by Auckland’s central city arts scene.

Auckland's Civic Theatre
Editor's Pick:The Civic
The Civic is an Auckland landmark and is one of the few remaining atmospheric theatres in the world.
Hearts of the City
Editorial:Hearts of the City
Diverse and colourful artworks in the shape of a heart are being created...
Art Art Gallery
Editor's Pick:Auckland Art Gallery
History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, home to a series of permanent collections as well as...
  • Auckland Museum
    Auckland Museum

    Regarded as one of the finest museums in the Southern Hemisphere and is renowned for its unique...

  • Auckland's Civic Theatre
    The Civic

    The Civic is an Auckland landmark and is one of the few remaining atmospheric theatres in the world...

  • Lovebite #54 Unlocked Collections

    Uncover the city's hidden art collections during Artweek.

  • Art Art Gallery
    Auckland Art Gallery

    History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, home to a...

  • The Basement Theatre
    The Basement Theatre

    You never quite know what you are going to get at this city centre hidden gem which boasts a...

  • The Classic
    The Classic Comedy and Bar

    NZ’s only fulltime professional comedy club is an institution on the local entertainment scene.

  • Auckland Town Hall
    Auckland Town Hall

    Auckland Town Hall is an environment suited to the most auspicious occasions and also has the...

  • Auckland Philarmonia Orchestra APO
    APO

    The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra is New Zealand’s full-time professional Metropolitan orchestra...

  • Art Gallery Mandarin Chinese Tours
    Lovebite #36 Mandarin Tours

    Now more people can appreciate the stories behind the art.

  • Lovebite #31 Free Films

    Watch free arthouse films at this hidden city cinema.

  • Yorrick at Auckland Philarmonia Orchestra APO
    Lovebite #35 Number One Fan

    Yorrick the guide dog is the Auckland Philharmonia's biggest fan.

  • St Paul St. Gallery
    St Paul St. Gallery

    ST PAUL St is a suite of purpose built galleries and project spaces run by the School of Art and...

  • Chromacon 2019
    Chromacon 2019

    Chromacon is a non-profit biennial indie arts festival based in Auckland, New Zealand that...

  • Peter and the Wolf
    Peter and The Wolf

    A glinting musical adaptation of Sergei Prokofiev’s beloved musical fairy tale.

  • Auckland Live
    Auckland Live

    Auckland Live is a leader in live arts and entertainment and an active contributor to the vibrancy...