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All reviews lost gypsy coffee cart great coffee unique place to visit small fee amazing collection south island worth a stop all ages a lot of fun great fun kinetic art new zealand catlins invention theatre technical
It’s Willie Wonka meets junkyard challenge meets Roald Dahl, thousands of inventions to look at, play with, interact with, there are no words to describe this place!
Also has the best coffee served by a really friendly lady in a funky little spot.
You would need to search a bit to find an attraction as quirky and as much fun as the Lost Gypsy Gallery. The best advice is to follow the instructions and (unless it says not to) push, wind, pull everything as there are discoveries to...More
Wasn't expecting this stop to more than brief stop on our drive to Curio Bay. But the inventions and gadgets to play with are not just trinkets but a life times work and extremely ingenious. We spent an hour there-our two teens loved it as...More
The Lost Gypsy has been on my list to visit for the last couple of years and I finally had the chance to explore the gallery and garden recently. The place is full of peculiar pieces, most of which are interactive in some way. Blair,...More
Nice little sort of old bus , interior removed,
with lots of weird things inside.
He is quite innovative, makes things out of old recycled stuff.
Don’t just drive past, stop for a break, a cup of coffee, a meal, go in have a look....More
This place was recommended by a friend who lived around the area.
It's an absolute treasure trove of creativity and the artist who hand makes all the working models, Blair Somerville, encourages people to get as hands on as possible.
The gallery is split into...More
We were going to skip this, looked like a load of junk...
....it is not!!! It is a loads of electronic and mechanical gadgets to entertain! So worth a stop! Grab a coffee at the bottom and go see the gadgets in the gardens! Plan...More
This place is straight out of the mind of an absolute lunatic. The creativity and pure genius of all the gadgets is fantastic to see. If you are anywhere close to this place it is worth making a detour and going to see. On top...More