Great place to visit would highly recommend doing a tour. Staff very Friendly. My husband was chosen as Chief of our group for the ceremony
About New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute
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Very welcoming guide who showed us many interesting facets of Maori culture. Watched the famous geysers do their tricks. Also saw a kiwi bird in a specially darkened enclosure
We visited this place. very informative as you get to the know the art and craft of New Zealand. you shall also find some live art making from the wood and leaves. There is also a New Zealand local dance performance which was also very...More
The place is located inside Te Puia and trains the youth in the Maori art and crafts, there is a lot of art & crafts on display and souvenirs to buy. glad to see that traditions are kept alive in the modern world and passed...More
When in Rotorua you should make a visit. There are interesting displays of Maori arts and crafts. This is probably the primary center to maintain the Maori culture and they are very proud of it. You can also visit the geothermal area with geysers and...More
It was early February 2011 when we visited this excellent display of Maori cultural arts and crafts, also taking in the thermal hot springs.
This is an opportunity to get up close and personal with Maori craftspeople and their students as they work in their traditional crafts, especially wood and weaving. Photos are welcome, and they are happy to take questions and engage with visitors.
Can see the making of different crafts including carving, and weaving, worth a visit to see handmade and skill.
This centre offers an insight to Maori Art and Crafts, we took a guide during tour and watched woodworkers carving ornate items of work some of them very large, we also saw there painting s and weaving as well with some good items available for...More