Taranaki Pioneer Village

Taranaki Pioneer Village is the real deal. Young & old alike can enjoy reliving the footsteps of our pioneers during the 1850 - 1950 era. See & sense the hardships in the way of life our pioneers lived to pave the way to our way of life today.


$10.00 - $12.00


The largest of its type in New Zealand with over 40 original buildings, including many authentic structures on a 4.05 hectare site. Almost everything is covered from township to country. Inside the buildings are artifacts of the pioneering era.

Enjoy mountain views, a family picnic or on-site cafe & feeding the animals

Stratford Hospital Museum within displays comprehensive hospital memorabilia & equipment. Several interactive displays will keep the children entertained.

Loved by everyone. Operating daily the "Pioneer Express" will take you on 2 fun circuits of the Village.

Every second Sunday of the month craftsmen operate.

Open Daily 10am - 4pm, on public holidays & during school holidays except Xmas Day (Winter hours Wed - Sunday)

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Physical address

Taranaki Pioneer Village, PO Box 401, Stratford, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $10.00 - $12.00
(16 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Train rides extra $3 each

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
43km to Plymouth Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Proximity to town:
2km to Stratford

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Opening times

Business hours:
10am - 4pm daily in summer, public holidays & school holidays (except Xmas Day), Wednesday to Sunday winter
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Afrikaans YES NO
Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
Czech YES NO
Dutch YES NO
Filipino YES NO
French YES NO
German YES NO
Hebrew YES NO
Hindi YES NO
Italian YES NO
Japanese YES NO
Korean YES NO
Portuguese YES NO
Russian YES NO
Spanish YES NO
Swedish YES NO

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