Welcome to Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga.
Nau mai, Haere Mai.

Tairangahia a tua whakarere; tātakihia ngā reanga o āmuri ake nei

Honouring the past, inspiring the future.

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga is the leading bicultural government agency charged with identifying, preserving and promoting our unique heritage.

We offer advice, support and administer Rārangi Kōrero/The New Zealand Heritage List, the national statutory record of our rich and diverse heritage places.

Whare tupuna conserved for 135th anniversary
Māori Built Heritage
The recent conservation clean of Hoturoa, a 135-year-old whare tupuna standing at Aotearoa Marae, involved one of our most seasoned Māori Built Specialists and one of the newest.
Toro mai ki te taonga tuku iho
Visit Heritage
From wide lawns to winding passages, inspiring views to perfect picnic spots, our award-winning heritage properties have something for everyone. Explore Visit Heritage to find a property near you!

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