Fodor's Expert Review Jade Country Greenstone Experience

Greymouth Store/Mall

Editor's Note: This location is no longer in operation.

The Jade Country Greenstone Experience exhibits the work of Ian Boustridge, one of the country's best sculptors of greenstone. The gallery is a great place to pick up a distinctive souvenir; earrings start at about NZ$10, pendants generally cost a couple of hundred, and a sculpture can cost thousands. Their Discovery Walkway is a hands-on walk-through detailing the legends and forms of New Zealand greenstone, with displays of carved and raw jade. They also have a pleasant on-site café.


Quick Facts

1 Guinness St.
Greymouth, West Coast  7805, New Zealand


Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Nov.–Apr., daily 8:30 am–9 pm; May–Oct., daily 8:30–5

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