What's on

Check out what’s happening at The Historic Village. You will find a range of exhibitions, workshops, gigs, films and more.

03 Jun
to
09 Jul
2022
'Ngā Mata o Te Ariki' Matariki exhibition with Hayley Smith
03 June to 09 July

View the stunning landscape portraits and mahi toi of Tauranga Moana artist Hayley Smith.  Read more

03 Jun
to
09 Jul
2022
Tipene Fitzell - Matariki Exhibition
03 June to 09 July

An inspiring exhibition of creative works by Tipene Fitzell - a 15-year-old Takiwatanga artist from Ngati Uenukuko~pako /Ngai Tukairangi and Ngati Ngararanui.  Read more

03 Jun
to
09 Jul
2022
Meadow Maharey - Matariki Exhibition
03 June to 09 July

An exhibition of incredible new works by emerging toi Maori artist, Meadow Maharey  Read more

03 Jun
to
09 Jul
2022
Manākitanga - Whakairo Exhibition
03 June to 09 July

Manākitanga is an exhibition which brings together renowned traditional and contemporary Māori carvers who live in Tauranga Moana.  Read more


03 Jun
to
09 Jul
2022
He Uku Maioro - Que Bidois
03 June to 09 July

He Uku Maioro is an exhibition of uku (clay) works by Tauranga Moana artist Que Bidois.  Read more

03 Jun
to
10 Jul
2022
Te Pou Arataki Exhibition - Tame Iti (Ngai Tuhoe) and Joanne Black (Ngati Kahungunu)
03 June to 10 July

We are very excited to present an exhibition celebrating the work of Whakatane artists Tame Iti (Ngai Tuhoe) and Joanne Black (Ngati Kahungunu).  Read more

03 Jun
to
10 Jul
2022
‘E kore te patiki e hoki ki tona puehu’ Exhibition - Justine Munn (Ngati Pukenga, Te Atiawa, Nga Pot
03 June to 10 July

‘E kore te patiki e hoki ki tona puehu’ - The flounder does not return to the dust.  Read more

16 Jun
to
07 Jul
2022
Matariki Cinematic Showcase
16 June to 07 July

Join us at the Village Cinema - Community Picture Theatre to celebrate our local Kaupapa Maori film makers. Every Thursday evening during Matariki.  Read more


26 Jun
to
03 Jul
2022
Timeless Portraits / Maumaharatanga
26 June to 03 July

This year during our Matariki celebration we have an opportunity for whānau that will awaken the nostalgia of your whakapapa.  Read more

03Jul
2022
Rōreka Workshop / Taonga Pūoro
03 July

This 4.5-hour workshop will introduce you to the different families of traditional Maori musical instruments with a discussion about each.  Read more

16 Jul
to
14 Aug
2022
Stitch-a-Plenty
16 July to 14 August

National Embroidery Conference including several exhibitions, shopping at merchants' stalls, raffles and sales tables.  Read more



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Opening hours

Grounds open 7 days a week, 7.30am – 10pm

Office open Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 4.30pm

Office is closed public holidays

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