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War of Law interactivescreen shot

  • Algim Innovation Award 2012  - awarded for the iSite touch screen ‘conversation tables’
  • Best Design Bronze Award 2011 - ‘War of Law’ interactive which featured in the Taranaki War exhibition . The 'Waireka’ interactive won the same award in 2010.
  • Best book in the Higher Education category at the Copyright Licensing Ltd Educational Publishing Awards 2011 - Contested Ground Te Whenua I Tohea: The Taranaki Wars 1860-1881 ed. by Heritage Collections manager Kelvin Day. The book also won the history category of the 2010 Nga Kupu Ora Maori Book Awards.
  • Qualmark Enviro Assured – Puke Ariki was recognised in 2011 for our high level of commitment to Environmental and Social Responsibility with an Enviro-Silver rating for Energy Efficiency, Waste Management, Water Conservation and Community Activities. The Museum was also classified as Endorsed Visitor Activity.
  • Best Regional Arts Sponsorship in the 2008 the National Business Review Awards for Sponsorship of the Arts: Shell New Zealand and the Puke Ariki 60 Springs initiative.
  • Creative Places Awards 2007 – NPDC (on behalf of Puke Ariki) won The Arts Provision category for our permanent exhibition Takapou Whāriki