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Taupo Museum

Experience Taupo's interesting natural and human history. View NZ art (exhibition and sale). Enjoy the tranquil Ora Garden of Wellbeing, a living exhibit said to capture the essence of the central North Island.

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


Contact Details
Postal address iconStory Place, Taupo
Telephone number icon64-7-3760414
Web address iconhttp://www.taupo.govt.nz/museum
Email address icontaupomuseum@taupo.govt.nz


Visitor Information
Physical address iconStory Place, Taupo, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconDaily 10.00am-4.30pm
Charges icon$5 Adults; $3 Seniors and Students Free to Children and Local Residents


Facilities
Wheelchair accessReference LibraryParkingShopFunction SpaceGuided TourPublic ProgrammesMembership ClubToilets
Art Galleries, Garden of National significance



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Playing In Paradise

‘Playing in Paradise’ is an exhibition of whimsy and storytelling using fabric, fibre and found objects held at the Taupo Museum from 28 October to 4 December. “’Playing in Paradise’ celebrates our ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 19-Nov-2017, 20-Nov-2017, 21-Nov-2017, 22-Nov-2017, 23-Nov-2017, 24-Nov-2017 View more sessions

Pre-Loved Art Sale

Great art at pre-loved prices. Over ninety pieces of art work ranging from oil paintings to sculpture, glass and pottery will be on display and for sale at Taupō Museum. The selection of work has been collated ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 19-Nov-2017, 20-Nov-2017, 21-Nov-2017, 22-Nov-2017, 23-Nov-2017, 24-Nov-2017 View more sessions

Fabric Craft Demonstrations

Two demonstrations of simple fabric craft ideas will be held at the Taupo Museum in the Niven Room as part of the Playing in Paradise exhibition. ‘Playing in Paradise’ is an exhibition of whimsy and storytelling ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 25-Nov-2017

Downstream

Kent MacPherson – sound Stefanie Young - photographs Downstream is an installation of sounds and photographs choreographed from 30 selected places along the Waikato River. Running 425 kms from the Tongariro to Port ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 08-Dec-2017, 09-Dec-2017, 10-Dec-2017, 11-Dec-2017, 12-Dec-2017, 13-Dec-2017 View more sessions

Beautiful Marks - Taupo Art Connection

Beautiful Marks is a new exhibition by Taupō Art Connection. 31 artists showcase a fascinating interpretation of 'marks' in a diverse collection of artwork from abstract to representational, painting to sculpture, ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 15-Dec-2017, 16-Dec-2017, 17-Dec-2017, 18-Dec-2017, 19-Dec-2017, 20-Dec-2017 View more sessions

Lilliput Caravan and Classic Car Display

It's 30 years since the Lilliput Caravan Club held their first rally in Taupo and they're celebrating by returning to Taupo this Waitangi Weekend. Among a variety of activities the club be holding a 'Show 'n' Shine' ...

Region:Taupo
Dates: 01-Feb-2018