Plan your visit

Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou. Nau mai haere mai ki te Govett Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre. The Gallery is Aotearoa New Zealand's contemporary art museum and home to the Len Lye Centre dedicated to the pioneering filmmaker and kinetic sculptor, Len Lye.

General information 

Open seven days 10am – 5pm
Closed Christmas Day

Visitors – $15
New Plymouth residents – Free
Friends of Govett-Brewster Art Gallery – Free
Under 16’s – Free
65+ years – $10
16+ students – $10

The Gallery is located at:
42 Queen Street
Ngāmotu New Plymouth 4310
Aotearoa New Zealand

Private Bag 2025
New Plymouth 4340
Aotearoa New Zealand

+64 6 759 6060


Getting Here

The Gallery entrance is combined with an art and design store, and is located on Queen Street.
The automatic sliding glass doors are on a flat level surface.
Inside the Govett-Brewster Shop and Gallery entrance is a wheelchair access ramp to the restaurant café, Monica’s Eatery, located next door.

General info

Please help us care for the art work:

  • A coat and bag check is available at reception for valuables
  • Eating or drinking is not permitted in our gallery spaces
  • Feast your eyes, but please don’t touch the art work
  • The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre is a smoke-free area
  • Feel free to take photographs for personal use, but do not use the flash and note that special conditions may apply to photography of some artworks
  • WiFi available in all gallery spaces. Please respect fellow visitors when using personal mobile devices
  • Please refrain from talking on mobile telephones in exhibition spaces and the cinema

Ask our friendly visitor services team if you’re unsure about anything, we are here to help!

Please note that CCTV is operating at Govett-Brewster Art Gallery /
Len Lye Centre.

For further information please see New Plymouth District Council’s Closed Circuit Television Policy.