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Wilderness Gallery

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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A treasure in Hokitika

Wilderness Gallery is a wonderful find, in Hokitika. Something for everyone, so much variety, with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
_koringomata
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Auckland, New Zealand
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High recommend shop

A lovely German couple which lead that shop with heaps of love and a special atmosphere. You will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RobinHa88
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Saalburg-Ebersdorf, Germany
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At the Wilderness Gallery award winning wildlife and landscape photographer Juergen Schacke's stunning photography is complemented by a variety of unique handcrafted giftware by handpicked New Zealand artists - jewellery, woodware, pottery...more
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29 Tancred Street | West Coast, Hokitika 7810, New Zealand
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+64 3-755 7575
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All reviews the owner local artists new zealand talented photographer stunning photographs nz wildlife arts and crafts his lovely wife nature photography lovely person great photographer kitchen utensils on display for sale bought several fantastic shop beautiful country
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wilderness Gallery is a wonderful find, in Hokitika. Something for everyone, so much variety, with pieces that have been thoughtfully selected. We enjoyed our visit, thank you for making us so welcome.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely German couple which lead that shop with heaps of love and a special atmosphere. You will find a lot of different things from pics to sculptures and also jewelry made out of jade and other natural things. Everything you can buy is made...More

Thank RobinHa88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the gallery yersterday and was impressed of the beauty of the photography and the prints as well as the great selection of local art! If you are in Hokitika - visit this place!!

Thank Watzlaw_ER
Reviewed 5 September 2018

we drove by on our road trip, spend some time to explore this gallery but we considered everything overpriced.

Thank Johnmir13
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

So lovely to chat with Juergen Schacke, the owner/photograher in store. The selection of his art and that of other local artists is well worth a viewing.

Thank RjNimmo
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Local artists with works on consignment...from textiles to jewelry and all kinds of 2-D and 3-D art works.

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A delightful morning spent at the Wilderness Gallery in Hokitika with the owner Jurgen, originally from Germany and with an incredible likeness to the German football legend and namesake Klinsmann! Jurgen’s gallery is equally awesome and his photography captures the essence of New Zealand. We...More

Thank riknrol
Reviewed 1 June 2018

High quality craft in a beautiful gallery with friendly staff. If you luv fine craft don't miss it when in NZ. We found lots of wonderful NZ treasures to take home to friends and family. Thank you Juergen!

Thank kppottery
Juergen S, Owner at Wilderness Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words and your compliments about our Gallery. We are very pleased you enjoyed your visit and the treasures you bought for your friends and family. Take care and our best wishes, Juergen

Reviewed 30 May 2018

Nice photo gallery with other arts and crafts. If you are planning on buying a souvenir head to this place.

Thank ManulaW1
Juergen S, Owner at Wilderness Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your visit and the range of artwork. Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to review us. All the best, Juergen

Reviewed 18 May 2018

What a great gallery! I am so glad we took the detour into the town and found parking right in front of this gallery! It was serendipity to find and talk with Juergen Schacke. His photography is beautiful, and the other art presented is wonderful,...More

Thank terrybike2
Juergen S, Owner at Wilderness Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thank you very much for your compliments. I am glad too, the detour led you to us, as it’s been a pleasure meeting you. Keep enjoying your artworks including the memories attached. With all my best wishes, Juergen

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