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Mt Aoraki / Cook
  • Mt Aoraki / Cook

  • Motueka, Nelson, Wakefield


    Housed in the old High School building, town centre. View our displays of artefacts from Motueka’s past, plus changing exhibitions and public research room more...


    Since 1842 the museum has acted as guardian and the gateway through which the wider community can access their regional history. The special exhibitions gallery also regularly hosts a number of curated or travelling exhibitions more...
    An iconic ‘must see’ Nelson NZ visitor attraction that celebrates two distinctly different passions. A world class collection of classic cars can be viewed alongside incredible wearable works of art from all around the globe more...


    This museum is a peaceful park, 2km from Wakefield. “Live steam days” are held on the first Sunday each month and every Sunday in January, from 10am to 4pm. It features old tractors, engines, a working sawmill, many exhibits from yesteryear more...
  • Christchurch

    Canterbury Museum is a treasure trove of riches. Its collections have engaged and delighted visitors from all over the world for more than 130 years more...
  • Dunedin

    Discover rare objects, special exhibitions and a live butterfly rainforest experience at the Otago Museum, welcoming you 364 days a year. more...
    Otago Settlers Museum is the region's finest social history museum; telling the stories of Dunedin and Otago's people from early settlement to the present day more...
  • Wanaka

    The museum is the result of one man’s dream and 50 years of collecting and preserving pieces from the past. The transport collection boasts rare and unusual aircraft, cars, trucks, motorcycles, fire appliances, military vehicles and tractors more...
    Jacou remembers her first attempts with modelling clay when she was 4. But it took many more years of wandering before she got back to her heartfelt passion, to be a potter more...
  • Invercargill, Riverton


    Paintings by Riverton artist and designer Dawn Barry feature landscapes, seascapes, and icons of natural New Zealand. They evoke the wild character of the south coast of New Zealand, Riverton, Foveaux Strait and Stewart Island more...
    The distinctive pyramid shaped Southland Museum and Art Gallery is located in central Invercargill and features a wide range of exhibits and activities that will interest any visitor to the scenic South more...


    Paintings by Riverton artist and designer Dawn Barry feature landscapes, seascapes, and icons of natural New Zealand. They evoke the wild character of the south coast of New Zealand, Riverton, Foveaux Strait and Stewart Island more...
  • Blenheim

    Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre presents the outstanding Knights of the Sky exhibition, featuring Sir Peter Jackson’s own collection of WW1 aircraft and artifacts more...
    Welcome to Omaka Classic Cars - a unique collection that gives a special insight into both Marlborough and New Zealand motoring from the 1950's to the 1980's more...
  • Alexandra

    The Central Stories William Bodkin Memorial Museum showcases the unique stories of Central Otago. These stories include; Geology; early explorers; social history; gold, dredging & mining; farming, orcharding and viticulture; and many more besides more...
  • Kaikoura

    A fantastic community owned and run 1930′s art deco building screening the latest blockbusters and popular movies more...
  • Murchison

    Main feature of this museum is photographs and stories of 1929 Murchison Earthquake. It also houses vintage farm machinery and implements, local historical publications along with photographic and document archives. more...
  • Owaka

    So what's in here? Things that tell a story or ten + something that enlivens the past + that may not be seen again + that tells you just what you need to know + that gives you a better understanding + that answers your questions about The Catlins more...
  • Barrytown, Greymouth, Hokitika


    Come and make a knife in our backyard - you'll amaze yourself! more...


    Discover how the pioneers lived and developed the West Coast more...
    There are over twenty varieties of jade and New Zealand jade is regarded as one of the finest nephrite jades in the world more...


    Bonz 'n' Stonz is a workshop based in Hokitika, which allows you to carve your own pounamu (jade), beef bone, whale bone and other hard stones more...
    The Hokitika Craft Gallery Co-operative is the showplace for nineteen artists and craftspeople, offering their work for the discerning visitor and collector more...
    Owned and operated by Barry and Judy Wilson, and their two sons Anthony and Gene Wilson, this studio hosts some of the finest glassware in the world!! more...


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Northern Regions

Auckland Auckland
Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty
Eastland Eastland
Hawkes Bay Hawkes Bay
Manawatu Manawatu
Northland Northland
Rotorua Rotorua
Ruapehu Ruapehu
Taranaki Taranaki
Taupo Taupo
The Coromandel The Coromandel
Waikato Waikato
Wairarapa Wairarapa
Wellington Wellington
Whanganui Whanganui

Southern Regions

Canterbury (North) Canterbury (North)
Canterbury (South) Canterbury (South)
Central Otago Central Otago
Coastal Otago Coastal Otago
Fiordland Fiordland
Marlborough Marlborough
Nelson + Tasman Nelson + Tasman
Queenstown Lakes Queenstown Lakes
Southland Southland
Wanaka Wanaka
West Coast (North) West Coast (North)
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