This unique visitor hub has won top ‘excellence’ museum and architecture awards. Come and experience world-class, in a small heritage town.
Te Awahou Nieuwe Stroom is the centre-piece of Te Awahou Riverside Cultural Park. You can easily spend a day here - with plenty to explore, for young and old. Two Dutch-themed cafes have yummie food and great coffee on offer.
Māori, Dutch and heritage displays combine in smart story-telling. Climb a windmill, talk to the master carver, hear the flax stripper machine roar.
Explore stories that reflect the beauty of our diverse nation. Here, different strands of culture and language are woven together into one exceptional place.
It’s a living, breathing celebration of culture, identity and diversity.