About the Franklin Arts Centre
Franklin Arts Centre is a visual arts hub with two exhibition galleries, a retail shop and a workshop venue.
The centre presents arts projects and programmes that reflect the context of its location, and engage and enrich its local culture and communities.
Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4.30pm
Saturdays, 9.30am to 2.30pm
Closed on public holidays.
12 Massey Avenue, Pukekohe East
09 238 8899
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Entry is free.
Charges may apply to workshops and special exhibitions.
New Zealand Steel Gallery
The New Zealand Steel Gallery is the main gallery space and exhibits the work of national, international and locally known established and emerging artists. The gallery has an emphasis on:
- activating local narratives through its programmes and
- including artists with connections to the area.
Exhibitions in the gallery are typically scheduled for six weeks. A feature of the exhibition schedule is ongoing free (or affordable) programme events related to each exhibition.