Forrester Gallery

​The Forrester Gallery is housed in a spectacular neo-classical building originally constructed in 1884 for the Bank of New South Wales. 

The Forrester Gallery presents varied and exciting exhibitions drawn from across its own collections and those of the North Otago Museum and Archive, as well as hosting regular events. For more information please visit ​Culture Waitaki​ website.​

Burns memorial art exhibition image with Paintings, collages, drawings, weaving, models and sculptures.Installation view: Wayne Barrar: Beneath an Ancient Sea, Oamaru and the Glass Archive. An exhibition featuring photographs by Barrar with display of objects from the North Otago Museum collection, Forrester Gallery 2016.​

​Contact information

​9 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400.

Phone: +64 3 433 0853 | Email: info@forr​estergallery.com​

​Opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 10.30am-4.30pm. ​

Weekends and public holidays from 1pm-4.30pm.

Admission free | Donations welcomed.​

The gallery is closed on ANZAC morning, Easter Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.​​

Page reviewed: 12 Sep 2017 4:55pm