Government Gardens

Government GardensLocated in the world famous Bath House building, an architectural icon in itself, Rotorua Museum is the ideal start to your Rotorua adventure. And a recently opened multimillion-dollar development has transformed the Museum into a truly world class experience.

Discover the region's rich M¡¡ì¡ori culture, volatile landscape and dramatic history brought to life through innovative displays, art exhibitions, fascinating cinema experiences, and informative guided tours.

Don't miss Ng¡¡ì¡ P¡¡ì¡Àmanawa o Te Arawa - The Beating Hearts of Te Arawa ¡¡ìC an exhibition that takes you deep into the world of Te Arawa, the original inhabitants of the area, and follows their journey from origins across the Pacific to their lives in Rotorua today. Plus five changing galleries present a varied programme of art exhibitions and touring shows.

Your admission includes entry to all permanent and changing exhibitions, two cinema experiences, the viewing platform and scheduled guided tours.

Open 9am to 5pm during the winter months and 9am to 8pm during summer.

New Zealand Tourism Award Winners 2000 Best Culture and Heritage Attraction & Tourism Innovator

  • 2001 Best Heritage Attraction
  • 2002 Best Heritage Attraction and a Distinction Award

Phone:+64 (07) 350 1814
Fax:+64 (07) 349 2819
Address:Government Gardens Rotorua
Distance:0.45km from Rotorua
This is the shortest distance from the Tourism Rotorua Information and Travel Office to this operator, but does not necessarily represent the exact route traveled by road.