Cnr. Courtenay & Leach St., New Plymouth, NZ

  • Phone: (64) 6 7599128
  • Fax: (64) 6 7589949
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    Puke Ariki

    1 Ariki Street
    New Plymouth, 4342
    +64 6 759 6060

    Mo to Tu from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM,We from 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM,Th to Fr from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Sa to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

    The Puke Ariki is an unusual combination of a museum, a library and a tourist information center located in Central New Plymouth. Started with an aim to enlighten visitors about the past and present of the Taranaki region, this one-of-a-kind venue features an impressive collection of heritage sites, artifacts, exhibits, paintings, photographs and a plethora of other things that take you back into time. From the time the region evolved to the first colonial settlement, till date, here you get to see a clear picture of everything that Taranaki was and it is. The library at Puke Ariki has an impressive collection of books, fiction, rare titles, references materials and multimedia content. If you still need some more information about the region or the city, then the visitor information center is awaiting to assist you. The Puke Ariki also serves as an event space for presentations, meetings, workshops, conferences and cocktail parties. Check website for details.

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