Puke Ariki Holiday Hours

Anzac weekend hours

The Museum, i-Site and Store are open all weekend. All the community libraries are open normal hours on Saturday 24 April and closed on Sunday 25 and Monday 26 April.

Puke Ariki Library and Taranaki Research Centre are open normal hours on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 April. They are closed on Monday 26 April.

The Museum, i-Site and Store are open every day of the year, except Christmas Day.

The Libraries and Taranaki Research Centre are closed on public holidays


Library

Monday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Tuesday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Wednesday

9:00AM – 8:00PM

Thursday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Friday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Saturday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Sunday

9:00AM – 5:00PM


Museum

Monday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Sunday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Public Holidays

The Museum is closed on Christmas Day. It is open every other day of the year.


Taranaki Research Centre

Monday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Sunday

10:00AM – 5:00PM


Daily News Café

The Daily News Café is open Monday to Sunday 9.30am - 3.30pm.
It is closed on public holidays


i-SITE and Puke Ariki Store

Monday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Sunday

10:00AM – 5:00PM

Public Holidays

The i-Site and Store are closed on Christmas Day, but are open every other day of the year.


Richmond Cottage

Monday

Closed

Tuesday

Closed

Wednesday

Closed

Thursday

Closed

Friday

Closed

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Richmond Cottage is temporarily closed.


Bell Block Library and Service Centre

Monday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Wednesday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Friday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

9:00AM – 12:00PM

Sunday

Closed


Inglewood Library and Service Centre

Monday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Thursday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Saturday

9:00AM – 12:00PM

Sunday

Closed


Ōākura Library

Monday

11:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

9:00AM – 1:00PM

Wednesday

11:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

9:00AM – 1:00PM

Friday

11:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

9:00AM – 1:00PM

Sunday

Closed


Urenui Library

Monday

10:30AM – 12:30PM

Tuesday

10:30AM – 12:30PM

Wednesday

Closed

Thursday

Closed

Friday

12:00PM – 4:00PM

Saturday

10:30AM – 12:30PM

Sunday

Closed

Urenui Library is open on the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.


Waitara Library and Service Centre

Monday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Wednesday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday

9:00AM – 6:00PM

Friday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday

9:00AM – 12:00PM

Sunday

Closed

Temporary Closure - Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 April

Waitara Library and Service Centre will be closed 12 April and 13 April for installation of a new carpet.

The Mobile Library will be outside Waitara Library between 9am and 4pm on 13 April for you to renew and return items.

We apologise for any inconvenience and we’ll re-open Wednesday 14 April at 9am.


Mobile Library

The mobile library does a rural route and an urban route around the New Plymouth district. It visits schools as far north as Tongaporutu and as far south as Ratapiko.

If you live in urban New Plymouth it will stop near your place every two weeks. Check the timetables to see when it's stopping at a location near you.