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The Cook display, in the full sized copy of the great cabin of HMB Endeavour depicts Cook in full dress uniform, Joseph Banks, botanist and a cabin boy. The intricate carving on the stern is copied from the replica Ende...

The Mokau Museum displays the history of the Tainui area - that which roughly covers the area between the four tunnels of Awakino, Waikawau, Okau and Mt Messenger.

A small museum specialising in the history of the Morrinsville district. As well as displays of local artefacts, there is a pioneer cottage and a good archive of local material. Included is the Mana Whenua of Piako Exhib...

A number of working hands-on exhibits housed in old and new buildings 18kms North of Masterton, 10kms South of Mt Bruce Wildlife Centre on State Highway 2.

Hawke’s Bay is at home in the heart of Napier forming the cultural centre of this stylish city for over 150 years. MTG Hawke’s Bay is a place where people, objects and ideas meet. MTG inhabits three buildings of dis...

We are a small museum, run by enthusuastic amateurs, in the old Meteorological Building next to the Paraparaumu Airport Control Tower. The museum overlooks the airfield runways. The Museum was opened in January 1995 t...

This museum displays a wide variety of childhood memorabilia with an emphasis on everyday items and New Zealand made articles as well as the grander, more expensive toys and games. The childhood memorabilia of a particul...

Te Papa is New Zealand’s bold and innovative national museum and a recognised world leader in interactive and visitor-focused museum experiences. New Zealand’s geology and natural environment and the stories of New Zeala...

MOTAT is the largest museum of its kind in New Zealand and promises a fun, interactive and educational experience for both young and old. Learn about New Zealand’s transport and technological developments over the centur...

Beautifully presented, Wellington’s oldest identified building was built in 1858 as a family home by William Wallis. This was a time when candles were made from meat fat and nails had to be imported. Completed just befor...

The National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, located across from Parliament, is one of the country's leading cultural and information centres. It holds rich and varied collections of research materi...

The GNS Science fossil collection is the most extensive fossil collection in New Zealand and includes collections made over 130 years by amateurs and professionals within and outside GNS Science(and its predecessor the N...

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