Waitangi Treaty Grounds welcomes you on a journey of discovery through New Zealand’s most important historic site.
An absolute ‘must-do’ for all visitors to New Zealand, the award-winning Waitangi Treaty Grounds is one of our nation’s premier attractions and tells New Zealand’s story of two peoples coming together as one, under the Treaty of Waitangi, Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Enjoy an inspiring and interactive full day experience through Waitangi’s contemporary museum, powerful Māori cultural performances in an authentic Meeting House, entertaining guided tours, engaging visitor centre, lush native forest and gardens, inspiring art gallery and carving studio, traditional Māori waka (canoe) and hāngi, tranquil café and so much more, all with stunning views over the Bay of Islands.
Journey through our nation’s past to explore the many strands and stories of the people, events and places that have woven together to shape our nation’s history.
The story of Waitangi begins the journey of Aotearoa New Zealand.