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A magical must see!

A place for the young and the young at heart! The two of us were amazed again and again with the... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Kayla M
Dunedin, New Zealand
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The Lost Gypsy Gallery is a converted bus museum of silly things made from found objects. In... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Suzanne B
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A place for the young and the young at heart! The two of us were amazed again and again with the many treasures that were on offer here! Defiantly pay the $5 so you can venture past the caravan and see many more amazing inventions...More

Thank Kayla M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

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...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 4 April 2017

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...More

Thank filligirl
Reviewed 25 March 2017

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....More

Thank dedicatedtraveller14
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

Thank Lufta2015
Reviewed 10 March 2017

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!

Thank Janet R
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.

Thank Earthling42
Reviewed 22 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.

Thank Voodles
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 :-)

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

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

Thank rapscallion2012
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