Arts & Museums

Pataka Museum of Arts & Cultures

Parumoana St – CBD. One of NZ’s leading galleries of Maori, Pacific & NZ contemporary art

New Zealand Police Museum

Papakowhai Road. Showcasing the history of policing in NZ, lots of fun for the kids

Porirua Hospital Museum

Kenepuru Drive. Tuesday afternoons only, tracking the history of psychiatric treatment in NZ

Mainline Steam

Plimmerton railway station. Open Saturdays. Restoration and operation of heritage steam trains.


Steyne Ave. Art, jewellery, books and gifts

Bay Gallery

School Road, Plimmerton. Art & photography