Queenstown’s amazing scenery and natural beauty contribute to an art and craft culture that includes artists, photographers, musicians, film-makers and craftspeople.
Local Art Galleries
Queenstown and Arrowtown are home to an array of art galleries. These galleries showcase the best local artists and are often free to visit. Some galleries open by appointment, whilst others are free to visit during open hours. You’ll find many galleries are happy to discuss postage and packaging options, to ensure your travel memento arrives home safely.
Craft Stores & Markets
Queenstown is also home to an array of craft stores and markets. The Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market is held at Earnslaw Park every Saturday and is a must-see on your Queenstown visit! You’ll also find many retail stores selling everything from wood products to greenstone carvings.
You will also find a selection of amazing South Island photography in Queenstown. With some of the world’s most spectacular scenery on Queenstown’s doorstep it’s no wonder photographers flock to the Queenstown region.