Activities and Events in Sculpture Gardens

There are so many things to do at many of the sculpture gardens in New Zealand. Surprisingly, sculpture gardens are not just about the gardens and sculptures. There are so many ways to enjoy the ambience and tranquillity of the gardens and it depends on the entertainment and services offered by the Sculpture Garden.


Sculpture gardens usually have spaces such as restaurants and cafes which can be used for events such as weddings, parties and other celebrations. The garden setting makes for excellent wedding photos as well as ambient space to enjoy time with friends and family.


The most obvious way to get around the sculpture gardens is by walking. Most sculpture gardens have a place to walk around and see the different sculptures. Some are short walks just to stroll and enjoy the setting. Other walks are near the location and are part of the national park networks which also offers education and conservation.

Music and Performances

Many sculpture gardens in new Zealand also feature many musical performances such as opera, classical and light rock music. The setting is a great way to spend some time relaxing, enjoying music and the outdoors. Some sculpture gardens have regular bands or local as well as bands from overseas.

Cafes and restaurants

Sculpture gardens usually have cafes and restaurants to meet people, enjoy coffee and have a meal. The gardens are an ideal place to enjoy food and drink either outside by the gardens or inside. Sculptures are great to look at while enjoying a meal or coffee especially outdoors. The sights, smells and sounds of the garden are a wonderful away to arouse curiosity and creativity around friends and family.

The joys of sculpture gardens are not just in the amazing and unique displays but also in the great events, places to eat and performances.