Pacific Crystal Palace

  • WhenThroughout the Festival
  • WhereGovernors' Lawn

The Pacific Crystal Palace spiegeltent provides an all-weather venue for a number of acts.

Situated on Governors’ Lawn just beyond Rogers Rose Garden, the Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival team are thrilled to have secured the Pacific Crystal Palace. Based on the Belgium designed Spiegeltent of the 19th century, the Pacific Crystal Palace is a 300 seat performance space that feels like
a permanent venue. With a circular wooden interior, and decorated with iconic New Zealand emblems such as flax featuring in the stained glass windows, ferns on the mirrors, and paua carved into the pillars, the Palace will transport you to another time. This all-weather venue will house a selection of local, national and international acts including; Trash Test Dummies, Mundy, Helter Skelter, Paper Shapers, The Sound of Their Music, Le Vie Dans Une Marionette, Don Juan and Perhaps Hope.
For easiest access to the Crystal Pacific Palace, enter via Gate 2.

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