MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier

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#2 of 10 in Museums in Hawke's Bay Region
Find the cultural heart of Napier at MTG Hawke's Bay, a complex dedicated to New Zealand's artistic heritage. Catch a theatre production, or browse the museum's collections to discover a rich history of fine art, design, and performance. The cultural center's three buildings each have their own architectural appeal and distinctive aesthetic pallet. Temporary exhibits and permanent collections offer a clear and evocative narrative of the country's cultural heritage, from Maori ceremonial artifacts to contemporary design classics, as well as an extensive array of wonders from the natural world. Put MTG Hawke's Bay at the forefront of your travel plans using our Napier online visit planner .
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  • The Museum was excellent. Not large but packed with so much memorabilia and history on Napier. Not to be missed.  more »
  • Admittedly we haven't been here for a very long time. But we came expecting more. Ten years ago we had a lovely little museum with a very strong focus on the 1931 earthquake and the people of Hawkes B...  more »
  • Do not underestimate this collection and allow enough time for it. There are a series of separate sections and all are good-about the earthquake, about Maori culture, some art, and so on.  more »
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