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The Lost Gypsy Gallery is a converted bus museum of silly things made from found objects. In addition to the free to visit bus, there is a theatre / park area behind which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suzanne B
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Dunedin, New Zealand

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lost Gypsy Gallery is a converted bus museum of silly things made from found objects. In addition to the free to visit bus, there is a theatre / park area behind which includes larger automata. There is a $5 admission fee for the theatre / park. There is also a coffee cart out front that has tasty coffee for... More 

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Wales
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376 reviews
163 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a hidden gem. Was geocaching and stopped to pick the one up that was hidden here otherwise wouldn't have known this place existed. It is an amzing place so quirky. It certainly put a smile on my face. Very interactive. had some noodles here which were very good.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to admire the many things that have been created here. This man has imagination for all things that move. A special place to visit. It will make you laugh and complements nicely something man-made amongst the rest of the catlins all -so- natural. Would you come and bring my place to life? The piano takes the cake. Thank... More 

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Anaset, Sweden
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Visit this exhibition of a work with old stuff to a small fantastic land of surprising happenings Gave me surrealistic feelings It was also fun in good sense Very good mockacoffe in the mystic coffebar

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Lafayette, Colorado
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189 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A curiosity shop (aka curio shop) in an old bus. Filled with unique handmade gadgets. Also a coffee/drink/food stop. In the vein of kitschy beach galleries around the world with exotica and fascinating trinkets. Loved it!

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Aachen
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75 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

... for letting us have a look in your creative phantasy wonderland! Go here if you have a little kid within yourself, not with you.

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Cromwell, New Zealand
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221 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

What a hoot. Bought and iced coffee from the quaint Caravan. Sat it the shade....yes lots of heat..31 today and then took a stroll through the bus. All sorts of crazy displays and interactive gadgets. Allow plenty of time which we were short of. Fascinating.

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Thank Voodles
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Paid a visit here today, genius.......and so many buttons to press!!! Had so much fun, thanks for the experience :-)

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5 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It makes the mind wobble, an interactive art gallery for the oldest to the youngest! Thanks Blair :)

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Boulder, Colorado
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32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

If you are doing the scenic drive down the coast, you expect sandy beaches, sea-lions and spectacular nature. There is also spectacular art. This gallery is a must see for all ages. It is mechanical and fun, but also just beautiful. This plus the spectacular scenery makes for a wonderful and varied day.

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