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The Museum covers the history of the Western district of Southland encompassing Riverton and its environ. Includes all aspects of colonial life starting with Maori and the whalers, through to the development of the town ...

Te Manawa's programme includes a variety of collection based and hand's on, interactive exhibitions developed in house, as well as national and international touring shows. In the courtyard stand two historic buildings, ...

The collection features articles from early Thames including a unique display of handcrafted kauri models of heritage buildings. Other displays include artifacts from forestry work, kauri gum extraction, gold mining and ...

THE HUIA SETTLERS MUSEUM was opened in 1984 and is owned and operated by the local community. This museum, in a scenic location, features primarily the settler farming history of Huia, Cornwallis, Parau, Laingholm, Whati...

This museum, unique in the southern hemisphere, houses a vast collection of examples across the whole range of audio visual arts and associated sciences equipment. It also has a 200 seat working film theatre that screens...

Displays tattoo art, tools, and memorabilia from the South Pacific, Asia, and New Zealand especially Ta Moko (maori tattoos).

The museum exhibits, cares for and stores an extensive and varied regional collection. Objects include those collected since the 1840’s to the present day. The Museum: Town Acre 445, Nelson The Lower Gallery exhib...

The doors are open to New Zealand’s newest and most innovative museum experience. It is all about the people of Dunedin and their stories from the earliest settlers through to those who have recently arrived. Embar...

Museum description: The Museum is housed in what was the Tuakau Post Office from 1912 till 1983. The Mission Hall, another local historic building (1899) has been moved onto the site and restored during the last year....

The Waiheke Island Historic Village is operated by the Waiheke Island Historical Society Inc. The site is overlooked by Te Putiki O Kahu, a fortified Maori settlement first inhabited 700 years ago. The collection of arti...

Waikato Museum's exhibitions, events and programmes tell our stories from a regional and global perspective, and include visual art, social history, tangata whenua and science from touring exhibitions, and the museum’s o...

The Wairoa District Heritage Museum situated at 142 Marine Parade Wairoa opened at the present site in 2001. It is housed in the old Union Bank of Australia building which is registered with the NZ Historical Places Trus...

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