On the banks of the Waikato River, in the heart of the Hamilton cultural precinct, Waikato Museum – Te Whare Taonga o Waikato provides a rich experience of the arts and culture of Hamilton and the Waikato region.
Haere mai! Welcome to Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. Perched above the mighty Waikato River, this world-class museum and art gallery is the artistic and cultural heart of the Waikato.
Visit us to experience visual stories and guided activities that bring our art, history, culture and science to life through an inspirational programme that aims to challenge and inspire you.
Facilities and Services
- Business Hours
- 10am - 5pm open daily except Christmas Day.
- Months of Operation
- All Year
- Proximity To Airport
- 30 minutes drive
- Proximity To Coach Terminal
- Free city bus stops outside. 10-15 minute walk from Hamilton Transport Centre
- Proximity To Town
- Central City