Heritage Centres, Museums and Galleries

Museums, galleries and other heritage centres are the front porch of our District. We recommend the following museums and galleries as a great way to discover what makes our District unique and special.

Te Kuiti & District Historical Charitable Trust - Railway Cottage
Te Kuiti Railway Cottage

239 Rora Street, Te Kuiti
Phone: 07 87

Open Daily: 10am to 3pm
(except Thursdays and last two Tuesdays of month.)

Winter hours: 11am to 2pm daily
(except Thursdays and last two Tuesdays of month.)

Admission Free


Mokau Museum and Gallery
(Tainui Historical Society Museum)Pianola at Mokau Museum

Main North Road, Mokau
Phone: 06 752 9072


Open 7 days, 10am - 4pm

Entry by Donation


Piopio MuseumPiopio and District Museum

Ruru Street, Piopio
Phone: 07 877 8293 (for key) 



Te Kuiti Museum and Gallery

Te Kuiti Museum and Gallery

123 Rora Street Te Kuiti
Phone: 07 878 7687

Open daily (except Tuesdays) from 10am-3pm

Email: [email protected]
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Waitomo Caves Museum and Discovery Centre

21 Waitomo Village Road, Waitomo Caves
Phone:  07 878 7640

Email: [email protected]