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Tairawhiti Museum

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Eastland's Museum and Art Gallery. A splendid variety of galleries uniquely display the region's history, art and taonga Mäori. Maritime/Star of Canada Bridgehouse, historic 1870s Wyllie Cottage, giftshop and cafe.

Collection Type
Art, Historic Site, History, Maritime, Military, Natural History, Taonga Maori, Technology

Contact Details
Postal address iconP O Box 716 Gisborne New Zealand
Telephone number icon0064 6 8673832
Web address iconhttp://www.tairawhitimuseum.org.nz
Email address iconinfo@tairawhitimuseum.org.nz

Visitor Information
Physical address iconKelvin Park Stout Street Gisborne, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconWeekdays 10am-4pm Weekends 1.30pm-4pm
Charges iconGold Coin entry. Free admission Mondays.



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Mō Te Emepaea - for The Empire

A diary of WW1. Opening 5:30pm 12 October 2017. “Mō Te Emepaea” (For The Empire) is a play on Lord Kitchener’s finger pointing to members of the Commonwealth that “Your Country Needs You”. This is a ...

Dates: 23-Nov-2017, 30-Nov-2017, 07-Dec-2017, 08-Dec-2017, 10-Dec-2017

100 Days Show

Opening 5:30pm 23 June. Founded in 2011 the 100 Days Project is an annual event that runs, (you guessed it!), for 100 consecutive days. The brainchild of this project, New Zealand graphic designer Emma Rogan, says, ...

Dates: 24-Nov-2017, 01-Dec-2017, 08-Dec-2017, 10-Dec-2017

Te Hā Art Award and Exhibition 2017

'The impact of settlement upon the native flora and fauna of Te Tairāwhiti’ Opening 5:30pm 6 October 2017. In October 2019 our region and nation will commemorate the 250th anniversary of the first meetings of ...

Dates: 24-Nov-2017, 01-Dec-2017, 03-Dec-2017

Water is Life - He Ora Te Wai

Our stories of our Tairāwhiti waters. Water. Essential for life. What does it mean to you? What are your memories and stories of water? How can we protect our waterways? "An opportunity for the people of ...

Dates: 24-Nov-2017, 26-Nov-2017

Kete-Puāwai - Basket of Evolution

Opening 5:30pm, 20 December 2017. Māori weaving is full of symbolism and hidden meanings. Embodied with the spiritual values of Te-whare-pora and our Māori people. The Kete is seen and recognised as a spiritual ...

Dates: 20-Dec-2017, 20-Dec-2017, 27-Dec-2017, 03-Jan-2018, 10-Jan-2018, 17-Jan-2018 View more sessions