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03/11/23  to 28/04/24

In the Swim

Bombs, reverse dives, laps before school or a poolside flex – dive into the history of outdoor swimming in Kirikiriroa Hamilton.

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Apr 28, 2024
Stunning images unveiled as Wildlife Photographer of the Year comes to Waikato Museum

Stunning images unveiled as Wildlife Photographer of the Year comes to Waikato Museum

New publication featuring comments from the arts sector on how our previous national pavilions have influenced people's careers and the profile of contemporary art from Aotearoa.

Stunning images unveiled as Wildlife Photographer of the Year comes to Waikato Museum

Stunning images unveiled as Wildlife Photographer of the Year comes to Waikato Museum

This world-renowned exhibition is coming to Hamilton, on tour from the Natural History Museum in London.

Waikato Museum acquires spectacular paintings by Maaori artist

Waikato Museum acquires spectacular paintings by Maaori artist

A MUST ATTEND DESIGN EVENT SHOWCASING LEADING & AWARD WINNING GARDEN DESIGNERSThe dates for the 2015 Auckland Garden DesignFest have been confirmed as 14 and 15 November 2015.

Waikato Museum acquires spectacular paintings by Maaori artist

Waikato Museum acquires spectacular paintings by Maaori artist

The series "Pah Paintings 1–4" by Star Gossage will has its home in the public collection of Waikato Museum

Marking Waitangi Day at Waikato Museum

Marking Waitangi Day at Waikato Museum

Waikato Museum is set to host a full day of free activities on Monday 8 February to mark Waitangi Day.

Exhibition paints a powerful portrait of inequality

Exhibition paints a powerful portrait of inequality

An exhibition that draws attention to the poverty experienced by children around the world is now open at Waikato Museum.

Judge announced for Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award

Judge announced for Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award

Renowned New Zealand sculptor Virginia King will judge the 2021 Fieldays No.8 Wire National Art Award, with entries set to open on 15 January.

Exhibition celebrates leading artist Ruth Davey

Exhibition celebrates leading artist Ruth Davey

A retrospective showcase of works by veteran printmaker Ruth Davey is set to open at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato on 19 December.

Celebrating 20 years of the National Contemporary Art Award

Celebrating 20 years of the National Contemporary Art Award

A celebratory exhibition showcasing works from past winners and finalists of the National Contemporary Art Award is set to open at Waikato Museum on 5 December.

North Island exclusive | Waitohu art showcase

North Island exclusive | Waitohu art showcase

An extraordinary showcase of contemporary Maaori art bridging the divide between traditional cultural skills and modern art practice is set to open at Waikato Museum on 28 November.

The Jurisich Experience at Waikato Museum

The Jurisich Experience at Waikato Museum

Hamilton-based artist Gaye Jurisich has developed an international reputation for creating large-scale art installations and she has created four new ones for a special exhibition at Waikato Museum.