Sculptureum

Visitor Info

OPENING HOURS UPDATE

We are delighted to announce that Sculptureum Art Galleries and all our Gardens are now re-open, please view our opening hours for updates.

Rothko Restaurant is open for lunchtime dining Thursday - Sunday from 11.30am - 3pm, and for dinner on Saturday from 5pm - 8pm. Please use our online booking system to reserve your table in advance.

Our "Rothko to go" take-out menu ​is also available at lunchtime, and open for takeaway orders Friday and Saturdays from 4pm - 8pm. For further details please see our takeaway menu 

We wish you all good health and thank you for your continued support.

 
 

Tickets

Adults (16yrs +)$29.00
Seniors$20.00
Children (6yrs - 16yrs)$14.00
Children (5yrs and under)Free
Family Pass (2 adults and up to 3 children)$85.00

 

Group Tickets

Adults (16yrs +)$29.00
Seniors$21.00
Children (6yrs - 16yrs)$14.00
Children (5yrs and under)Free

Group rates apply to groups of 10+. For food and beverage options for group bookings, click here to contact our events team. 

Sculptureum and Rothko are occasionally closed for private events.
Check the opening hours below to ensure we're open when you arrive. 

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Opening Hours

Sculptureum

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Open 11am - 5pm
Friday Open 11am - 5pm
Saturday Open 11am - 5pm
Sunday Open 11am - 5pm


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Rothko

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Rothko Restaurant open 11.30am - 3pm
Friday Rothko Restaurant open 11.30am - 3pm. Takeaway menu available 4-8pm
Saturday Rothko Restaurant open for lunch 11.30am - 3pm, and dinner 5pm - 8pm. Takeaway menu available 4-8pm
Sunday Rothko Restaurant open 11.30am - 3pm.


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FAQs

Sculptureum is located just outside of Matakana town centre, an hour's drive north of Auckland City. The address is 40 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana. For driving directions, click here. 

There are a couple of tour companies operating experiences in Matakana who depart Auckland daily - click the links below for more information. 

Auckland and Beyond Tours

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Yes, please take as many photos as you like for your personal use and don’t forget to share them on Facebook and Instagram - #sculptureum | Facebook - @sculptureum | Instagram - @sculptureum.nz

Please direct any commercial photography inquiries to info@sculptureum.net

Groups of 10 or more receive a special rate for entry to The Sculptureum Experience. If you have a large group, please contact our events team to book directly. 

Yes, we have plenty of free parking on site for your car, motorbike, bicycle or campervan (albeit not overnight). If you’re staying locally and want to enjoy a couple of wines over lunch/dinner we recommend getting in touch with The Concierge, our local passenger service.

Please do lock your car, Sculptureum does not accept liability for loss or damage to cars or their contents while the cars are at the site.

Visitors aren’t permitted to bring food or drinks (water is ok) to Sculptureum. We recommend you book a table at Rothko for lunch or if it's open grab a bite to eat from Freddies, our garden bar and sit on the picnic tables.

Children particularly love the animals (rabbits, birds and turtles) and the colourful sculptures in The Palm and Pink Snail Gardens. We do ask that your children are supervised at all times and refrain from touching or climbing on the art work. If dining at Rothko, please be respectful of other diners. 

Yes, for the enjoyment of other guests we please ask that you refrain from smoking while on site at Sculptureum.

No dogs are permitted in the gardens or at Rothko restaurant.  There is a large grass area at the back of the carpark where you are welcome to tie your dog up while you are on the property. We just ask that you let the ticketing team know your number incase we need to contact you while you're in the gardens for any reason.

Yes, we’re happy to honour your ticket for another date within six months of your original booking date. Please call the ticket office on 09 422 7375 and we will amend your ticket online and re-issue it for you.

Sculptureum is open rain or shine, unless the weather is bad enough to compromise your safety in which case we will post on our Facebook page and update the opening hours on the website. There are plenty of umbrellas on site that you are welcome to borrow in the event of rain and likewise, there are parasols for sunny days. 

There are lots of great B&B’s nearby, as well as the Matakana Motel and Riverside Matakana Baches and a couple of high end Lodges too. Click here to see them all.

Yes! There are 1.5km of flat paths that are very easy to maneuver. There are a couple of wheelchairs on site that you’re welcome to borrow. Please advise at the time of booking if you would like to use one to ensure we reserve it for you on the day. 

We recommend you set aside 2-3 hours to spend at Sculptureum. If you’re going to dine at Rothko too then we suggest adding another 1-1.5hrs. 

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