The Mechanical Circus
Roll up, roll up! The circus is at Puke Ariki. Join us to experience the magic and mystique of the circus.Read more
Pukeiti : The Living Museum
This exhibition explores the landscape, history and plants of Pukeiti, and the conservation efforts of a garden as a living museum.Read more
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Tours and Experiences
Our friendly Ruru has left clues all over the museum. Pick up a hunt from the information desk and use your detective skills to uncover the facts. Make sure you head back to the desk at the end to collect your Ruru badge.
Looking to explore our beautiful city? Try the New Plymouth Historic Walk and uncover the secrets of the past.