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Waikato Museum

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Address: 1 Grantham Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Haere mai and welcome to Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. Situated...

Haere mai and welcome to Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato. Situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato River, this world-class museum is the artistic and cultural heart of the Waikato.Visit us to experience the stories of our art, history, culture and science through an inspirational programme which seeks to challenge and inspire. Open daily 10am-5pm.

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There is a wonderful staff Jennifer took us visited the museum, the amazing Maori exhibition, we were all enjoy in it!! It was nice for us to learn the Maori culture!! It was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 February 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

There is a wonderful staff Jennifer took us visited the museum, the amazing Maori exhibition, we were all enjoy in it!! It was nice for us to learn the Maori culture!! It was worth to going to Waikato museum.

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Thank changwan g
Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Visited with my class as part of our "Maori Culture" component. I must say i gained alot more knowledge about our beautiful country and the culture that comes with it. Amazing range of exhibitions very interesting and exciting to see, Gallerys 1&2 is a great place for children where they have a large range of fun activities for them to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Our Tour Guide Jennifer Hamilton was superb and extremely knowledgeable, of not only the many exhibitions but also the artwork display around the Hamilton Region. We had an amazing time and felt as if we have a deeper understanding of our home Aotearoa. I would defiantly recommend this museum to all age groups and of ethnicity. Thank you.

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Thank Charliebear1999
Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Had an amazing tour around the museum from a well knowledged guide and was helpful and answered every question that she got. Over-all the museum is great and is cool how it changes what they have out on display every so often.

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Thank jasminedemler
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed walking around the museum looking at the exhibitions. The tour guide was really informative and made the tour interesting with her extensive knowledge of the exhibitions. I would definitely visit the Waikato museum again.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Has a range of exhibitions that cater for everyone. The guide we had for our trip was very informative and passionate about the museum.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The Waikato museum tour I took with my classmates and tutor was informative and well presented. The tour guide was knowledgable and happy to assist us. She answered all questions with ease and brought a fun side to the educational information. All around it was a great experience. Thank you!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Was such a great tour learning about Maori and bob Marley at the exhibitions , I learned heaps and was glad we went there to experience it all . Would love to get involved again and go and see it all again . Great experience .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

it is a good place for knowledge.you can learn many things from there.i enjoyed there alots. apart from this it provides me vast knowledge and i would able to see the moari old things and there instruments. it was clean and good environment there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Jennifer was our tour guide. you could tell she is very passionate for what she does :) She was really informative and made the experience a whole lot better :)

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