New Zealand Award Winning Museum & Art Gallery
The Tairawhiti Museum and Art Gallery in Gisborne has a reputation as one of the very best, most innovative regional museums in New Zealand with a variety of changing and semi-permanent exhibitions on offer to it's visitors.
Tairawhiti Museum and Art Gallery, Gisborne
The Tairawhiti Museum and Art Gallery has a reputation as one of the very best, most innovative regional museums in New Zealand. In recent years it has undergone significant changes including major building extensions and redevelopment of all exhibition spaces.
The museum is a gateway and resource for the art, culture and heritage of the Gisborne community, and is a must see attraction for visitors to the area.
Some of the collections of the museum include Maori treasures (taonga Maori), fine arts, natural history and Star of Canada wreck collection.
The museum is open to visitors 7 days a week until 4pm.