Puke Ariki

Ngāmotu-New Plymouth is home to the world’s first purpose-built, fully integrated museum, library and visitor information centre.

Puke Ariki opened in 2003, and was funded by the Puke Ariki Partnership comprising NPDC, TRC, NZ Government and a group of Taranaki-based companies, along with support from Taranaki Iwi.

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Current Projects

Destination Play

The creation of an inter-generational learning and play space at historic Kāwaroa Park on the Ngāmotu – New Plymouth foreshore.

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