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Established 21 May 2008

This community features New Zealand (NZ) museums and their collections. It is also a directory of museum locations, opening hours, and 'what's on.

Everyone is welcome to search and browse these collections at

This is a growing community, and over time museums will add more and more information on their collections.

The term museum includes: museums, art galleries, whare taonga, tribal museums, cultural centres, historic places, science centres, interpretive centres and exhibition centres.

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Puke Ariki

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e nga iwi o ngā hau e whā, tēnā koutou Nau mai haere mai ki Puke Ariki Puke Ariki stands on what was a great pā site, Puke Ariki (The...

Te Ahu Heritage Museum

The Te Ahu Heritage Museum in Kaitaia holds a remarkable collection. Its purpose is to illuminate the stories and histories of the very Far North district [Te H...

Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities

Come and explore the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities at the University of Canterbury, where you can see more than two and a half thousand years of human h...

Wainuiomata Historical Museum

The Wainuiomata Historical Society was established in 1977 and in March 1987 the Wellington Education Board gave the use of the ‘old school’ to the Society. The...

Waikato Health Memorabilia Trust

The Trust was set up in 2004 with the purpose of collecting, identifying, preserving and displaying documents, photographs and objects of historical interest re...

Fun Ho! National Toy Museum

Fun Ho! Toy Museum is a top visitor attraction, for 'children' young and old. We have slot cars, sandpit, Thomas the Tank Engine, theatrette and dioramas to ent...

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