Five reasons to love learning with us

  1. Hands-on learning
  2. Skilled and experienced educators
  3. Experiences tailored to suit your needs
  4. Brand new exhibitions and programmes
  5. Complements classroom activities and NZC linked


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Te Manawa provides learning opportunities from early childhood to adult. We aim to provide interesting, engaging and relevant experiences, with programmes tailored to meet differing needs.

Contact us to discuss specific programme options or for more general programme and visiting information go to one of the following sections:

Planning Your Visit for information / maps / RAMs to assist your visit preparation.

Teacher Tools for links to Teacher Resources/ Programme Booklets/ Exhibition Information  to support your visit.

After School and Weekend Art Classes for children.

 After School Science Club for children.

Programmes for information on the many varied education programmes we offer visiting groups.

All education programmes must be booked in advance.  Please call 06 355 5000 to book or email

We look forward to working with you..