23 November 2013 – 16 February 2014 | FREE
Discover exotic animals at The Dowse this summer.
12 October 2013 – 26 January 2014 | FREE
Painting, sculpture, performance and photography – an exhibition of works from the Chartwell Collection.
19 October 2013 – 16 February 2014 | FREE
An exhibition of textiles by 12 male contemporary artists.
21 September 2013 – 20 January 2014 | FREE
See how our precious collection artworks are kept safe in their cabinets.
On permanent display in Dowse Square
Come along and check out Ronnie van Hout's giant reclining robot.
A pataka (Māori store house) of local and national significance, regarded as the most important taonga (treasure) in The Dowse's care.