Outside the Walls Guided Tour
Venue: Outside the Museum, Government Gardens
The Museum doors may be closed however we're offering free outside the walls tours that take in the stunning and historic Government Gardens.
Rotorua UkeBox Ukulele Strum-along and Open Mic Sessions
Until: Sunday, 15 December 2019
Venue: Te Rūnanga Tea House
Come and enjoy the sound of ukulele hosted by Rotorua Museum in the Te Rūnanga Tea House. Open to both players and non-players alike, UkeBox is a forum for all who enjoy ukulele and music.
Caring for Taonga Talk
Date: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Venue: Will be confirmed on registration
Take this unique opportunity to view some of Rotorua Museum’s taonga collection and learn some great tips on how to care for your own taonga at home.
Weaving Wahakura Demonstration Safe sleeping
Date: Saturday, 29 June 2019
Rotorua Museum, in conjunction with Plunket Rotorua, are hosting an information morning about wahakura (traditional woven flax bassinet for young babies).
Matariki Crack the Code Activity Trail Crack the code School Holiday fun!
Dates: Saturday, 6 July 2019 to Sunday, 21 July 2019
Venue: Government Gardens
WANTED: Detectives needed to solve a Matariki Mystery in the Government Gardens!
Matariki Drop-in Crafts School Holiday Fun
Dates: Monday, 8 July 2019 to Friday, 19 July 2019
Venue: 1201 Eruera Street, Rotorua
Time: 10am - 2pm
Rotorua Museum are hosting two weeks of Matariki themed drop-in crafts over the July School Holidays. Come down to the Pop Up Shop (1201 Eruera Street) and join in the fun between 10am – 2pm on weekdays.
Colour the Night With Rotorua Museum
Date: Thursday, 11 July 2019
Venue: Childrens Art House, Government Gardens
Time: 5.30pm - 8.30pm
Explore Rotorua’s CBD as it comes alive with arts, culture and performance.