Econo Lodge Wanganui
122 Liverpool Street
122 Liverpool Street, Wanganui, NZ, 4500
- Phone: (64)63458309
- Fax: (64)63456204
Arts & Museums
Whanganui Regional Museum offers you a peek of the natural history, topography and local lifestyle of the native residents of the city. You will get a chance to look at some rare birds and animals who have are on the verge of extinction. Besides, there are paintings, artefacts and other objects that help you get acquainted with the local life of the place. To know more about the place, check the website.
Located at the heart of the town Wanganui, the Sarjeant Gallery is a contemporary art gallery focused on showcasing the works of young talent to the world. The gallery also comprises of a collection of 5,500 artworks ranging from the 16th Century European art to the 21st Century New Zealand art. Among these are the works of sculptures, paintings, pottery, ceramics, video art, digital printing and other contemporary medium used to depict art. As part of promoting young talent, the museum has also set up a Artist-in-Residence Programme in the medieval Tylee cottage. A perfect place to observe artwork from varied medium and source. Call or visit their website for more information.