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History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Founded in 1888, it remains New Zealand’s most compelling visual arts experience, with a collection numbering over 16,000 works. ...

History of the Auckland Fire Brigades, Mercer to Wellsford. Photos, equipment, uniform archives etc.

Auckland Museum is regarded as one of the finest museums in the Southern Hemisphere and is renowned for its unique collection of Maori and Pacific treasures. It is also a war memorial for the Auckland province. House...

The Awarua Communications Museum holds items primarily relating to the former Awarua Radio VLB/ZLB station that used to stand on the site the museum and archive is on today. We hold items used on the station itself, and ...

The museum is adjacent to the historic Old Schoolmaster's House (built 1877) on the Kapuatohe Historic Reserve. Extensive photograph collection plus objects from earlier days. Closed by earthquake damage February 2011,...

Bibleworld Museum & Discovery Centre is a great place for adults and children to explore what life was like in Bible times. View detailed handmade scale models showing: a typical village house from the time of Jesus; ...

Reputedly the largest private collection of its type in the world. This is a privately owned collection which has on display over 300 trucks, 150 petrol bowsers, a significant Henry Ford Letter Car and V8 collection, ...

In 1844 a brick schoolhouse was built for the Church of England elementary school in Nelson. It was later briefly used as a public school, then from 1860 to 1895 it was again an Anglican Church school for boys and became...

Goldmining and the challenge of extracting this precious metal from ore is the key feature of this museum, housed in an historic building of the area. View the Waiuta mine model. Transport yourself back by browsing throu...

Blue Oyster is a contemporary art project space that encourages experimental and innovative art practices. Since opening in 1999, the Blue Oyster has presented a range of divergent artists and practices and focused on pr...

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