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Ipswich Art Gallery

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Great for kids

The wind interactive display was so educational, I think I enjoyed it more than my grandson. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sandy G
Great if you can find it

A little hard to get to and parking is very difficult. We eventually found a multi deck car park in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kittenvintage
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Join more than 100,000 visitors per year to view an ever-changing program of exhibitions and heritage displays. Families can get involved in interactive creative activities in Australia's first permanent Children's Gallery, designed especially for...more
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Nicholas Street | d'Arcy Doyle Place, Ipswich, Queensland 4305, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The wind interactive display was so educational, I think I enjoyed it more than my grandson. We spent time making things to put in the display to see if they would fly.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little hard to get to and parking is very difficult. We eventually found a multi deck car park in town, which came out on a health clinic...a bit weird but three hours of parking was free. The gallery was very noisy on the day...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

We have not been for awhile but when we did go loved it. I think it is worth it to take children to see as they have different things displayed & change them certain times

Thank roddy_mcfarlane
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The activitys they put on are great and it fun to just look around at all the old things there.would fo again with friend and family.

Thank Amelia A
Rachel L, Audience Engagement Officer at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Thanks so much for your review and we look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 26 May 2018

The art gallery looked interesting so I thought I would pop in and see what it was all about. I am not particularly arty, but I found it interesting. You start with some sculptures which I found a bit odd. Not my cup of tea...More

Thank Matt J
Rachel L, Audience Engagement Officer at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thanks for providing a review of the Ipswich Art Gallery. We're pleased that you were able to enjoy aspects of the shows currently on. Our exhibitions are constantly changing, and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 14 May 2018

I was looking for inspiring art from LOCALS and not much to see. The "art" on display was really medico to poor. the plane needs a good person with flair to show off the place and the paintings. I'v been twice.. First and Last....More

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Rachel L, Audience Engagement Officer at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thanks for visiting. We are saddened to hear you did not enjoy your visit. We have a regularly changing program for our visitors so we hope in future there will be shows that appeal to you. Currently we have A Private Collection which showcases a...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

My first visit to the art gallery with the 6 and 4 yr old. The weaving activity was really fun and kept them entertained for 30 minutes! Then we went the the climbing wall upstairs but it was so popular that we were waiting for...More

Thank leonn812
Rachel L, audience engagement at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

So wonderful that you had a great experience and could enjoy both the children's exhibition and the main gallery. We look forward to having you back in the future.

Reviewed 1 April 2018

Invite young young relatives including toddlers to teens to this fun actvity place that often plans and provides fun hands on activites for children of all ages.

Thank Elisa H
Rachel L, Audience Engagement Officer at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope to see you again at the Gallery.

Reviewed 8 March 2018

I've been here a few times but recently took some kids of varying ages to "Built for Speed". Areas were allocated for children of all ages and the staff and design was well thought out facilitating the school holiday chaos. I've enjoyed quieter exhibits here...More

Thank KohaKitsch
Rachel L, Audience Engagement Officer at Ipswich Art Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review, it is so wonderful to hear that Built for Speed was enjoyed by the whole family. We hope to see you again soon at the Gallery for another of our exhibitions.

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Visited yesterday ... art? What art? Barely 10 paintings and a few cultural artefacts. The gallery was overrun with children and so noisy you could not hear yourself think. To say that it is a children's gallery ... what is the point of using Ipswich's...More

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