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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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Middlemarch Museum

The social history of this farming community is illustrated through an eclectic collection and the recreation of scenes from the past. One of our most intere...

Taieri Historical Museum

The Society operates a Historical Park complex displaying how life used to be on the Taieri. Historic buildings are a courthouse, jail, school, church and steam...

Mangungu Mission House

Under the protection of Ngapuhi leader Eruera Maihi Patuone, Mangungu was established in 1828 as the second Wesleyan Mission station in New Zealand, the first b...

Te Aroha & Districts Museum

Based in the historical Cadman Bathhouse the museum is the focal point of the domain. It reflects the very early popularity of Te Aroha as a tourist destination...

Dargaville Museum

The Dargaville Museum is situated in Harding Park overlooking the town with magnificent views of Toka Toka Peak, Maungaraho Rock and the Northern Wairoa River. ...

Classics Museum

Something Classic for the Whole Family Come and have a look at the cars of yesteryear which are sure to bring back memories. We’re not all about the cars, o...

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