Museum Highlights tour

Maximise your Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato experience with an informative and entertaining tour of our galleries.


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Maximise your Waikato Museum experience with an informative and entertaining tour of our galleries. Prepare to be awed by the majestic 200-year-old waka taua/war canoe Te Winika, gain an in-depth understanding of our exhibitions exploring the art, history and science of our region, and learn the creation legend of the Waikato River and snap a selfie at the highly Instagram-able Tongue of the Dog sculpture.

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Physical address

Museum Highlights tour, 1 Grantham Street, Central City, Hamilton, Hamilton - Waikato, 3204, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
30 minutes drive
Proximity to town:
Two minutes walk

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00
Further pricing information:
Times: Waikato Museum is open daily 10am to 5pm except Christmas Day. Tours can be booked outside opening hours on request. Booking essential: 24 hours' notice required

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