• Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    The Lieutenant’s Calling Card and the Response of a Quizzical Eye From the fine arts collection

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    Wyllie Cottage

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    Watersheds | Ngā Wai Pupū

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    The Star of Canada

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    Jack C Richards Decorative Arts Gallery

  • Taku pōhiri e rere atu rā
    Nau mai e hika mā ki tēnei te paetukutuku a Te Whare Taonga o Te Tairāwhiti
    Nau mai, haere mai rā

     

    Welcome to Tairāwhiti Museum and Art Gallery

    Exhibition/whakaaturanga

    Mahunga

Museum services for schools  – check out the 2019 education programme booklet here!

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Tairāwhiti Museum is a 5-minute walk from the CBD, across Peel Street Bridge and through Kelvin Park.  There is free parking on Stout Street.

Opening Hours

  • Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm
  • Sunday and Public Holidays 1:30pm – 4:00pm
  • Closed – Easter Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Admission

  • Adults $5 (12 years and under and Friends of the Museum free entry)
  • Free entry every day for local residents!

Exhibit Cafe

  • Monday – Friday 8.30am to 2.00pm, Saturday 9.30am – 12.30pm, closed Sundays.

Exhibit Cafe will be closed for renovations from Wednesday 25th September to 6th October (inclusive).

Temporary gallery closures: Please note that the Jack C Richards Decorative Arts Gallery will be closed from 9 Sept – 7 Oct.  All exhibition galleries, except Watersheds and Wyllie Cottage will be closed from 23 Sept – 7 Oct for exhibition installation. Museum entry will be FREE for all visitors during this time.

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