Explore art together with our free family activities. Enjoy art-making in our Todd Foundation Creative Learning Centre or play one of our Gallery Games to engage your family with art throughout our whole building. Children aged 5–15 with a registered HOP card can travel free on the weekend with Auckland Transport. For more information click here.

My Art Time

My Art Time is a free, kids-focused weekend event held every Saturday and Sunday from 11am–2pm. Designed for families to participate in making art together, My Art Time offers you the chance to get hands on with activities, have fun and mingle. 

This new programme is proudly supported by not-for-profit organisation My Art.

Gallery Games

Our Gallery Games and activities encourage fun, shared-learning experiences for families and groups with children at the Gallery.

Gallery Games are free and available every day between 10am – 4pm. Download games below before your visit or pick the activities up on the day. Paper-based activities are available to keep, while others are available for borrowing during your visit. Ask at the information desk for more details.

gg-nzsl-game.pdf 870.58kB pdf file
gg-architecture-bingo.pdf 4.12MB pdf file
gg-postcard-activity.pdf 26.00kB pdf file
gg-drawing-games.pdf 20.40kB pdf file

Special events

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