Rotorua Museum is responsible for several important collections including Taonga Maori, fine arts, photography and social history.
The museum is an essential resource for researchers investigating our regions rich culture and heritage.

SEARCH THE COLLECTION

For information about Rotorua Museum’s collection please click here

ORDERING IMAGES

Rotorua Museum has a collection of over 70 000 images depicting the regions past. For information the photographic collection, ordering images, processing and reproduction fees please click here

COPYRIGHT

For copyright information about images on this site and other images belonging to Rotorua Museum please click here

RESEARCH

Rotorua Museum has a variety of resources available to assist with research. To make research enquiries, and find about research fees and prices please click here

STORIES OF ROTORUA

Rotorua is the scene of many famous Maori stories and home to legendary Arawa figures. The region’s fascinating past has been shaped by many dramatic events. To read some of Rotorua’s greatest stories click here