Phone: (07) 838 6606

Hours Open:

  • Weekdays: 10am–5pm
  • Weekends: 10am–5pm
  • Closed on Public Holidays

Venue Types: Museum, Conference & Function, Local government, Information & Services

Amenities: Carpark, Wheelchair Access, Toilets, Qualmark, Guided Tours Available, Gift Shop

Suitable for Ages: Families

Waikato Museum presents a diverse and exciting programme of exhibitions and activities that provide a rich experience of the arts and culture of the region. The museum focuses on a programme that tells the stories of our arts, history, culture and science.

Our galleries exhibit a range of touring exhibitions, and exhibitions featuring the collection (including the majestic 200 year old carved waka taua – Te Winika), artwork by prominent New Zealand and regional artists and an interactive science experience.

A regular programme of activities is always available to further enhance your visit, as well as the Museum Shop at ArtsPost.

Upcoming events at Waikato Museum