Discover Māori, Dutch and pioneering history, in a beautiful setting. This is a place for the whole family. Two playful and interactive museums, a gallery and exhibitions let you reflect on your own heritage and family roots. A library and heritage space offer time for quiet reflection.
Explore stories that reflect the beauty of our diverse nation. Different strands of culture and language are woven together here – into one homely, exceptional place.
Come and experience world-class, in a small town. Its smart looks and impressive story-telling, have won Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom a number of top ‘excellence’ museum and architecture awards.