Membership - the perfect gift

Give someone you love a piece of history.  A Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga membership is packed with great benefits, is amazing value for money and helps protect heritage at the same time.  What more could you ask?!

Membership starts from just $45 per annum and includes:

  • Free normal admission to all 45 properties nationwide from the earliest historic places of the Far North to the farming heritage of the Deep South
  • Subscription to the mighty Heritage New Zealand magazine, our quarterly award-winning 56-page, full colour publication
  • The Members Club series of member-only events, behind-the-scenes tours, webinars, and exclusive digital content - delivered each month straight to your inbox
  • 10% off merchandise at our properties and in our online shop
  • Free or reduced admission* to literally hundreds of heritage properties overseas including the global National Trust movement
  • Great discounts at cultural attractions (like the NZ Symphony Orchestra), domestic and overseas travel, accommodation, tourist hotspots and retail outlets like Resene Paints.

* Surcharges may apply for special events, exhibitions and the use of other amenities.  Parking is not included.

And the best bit?  Knowing your membership directly helps to protect heritage. 

Gift a membership today and make someone you care about truly happy with the benefits of membership

Find the membership type for you or as a gift for someone else

Use this form to gift a membership to a family member or friend.  Use the same form to renew the gift membership (just tick the relevant box at the top of the form).

If you'd prefer to join or renew over the phone, please contact our Membership Advisor.   

For members resident in New Zealand:

  • Family (two adults at same address, and includes school-age children if you have any) $69
  • Individual $64
  • Joint Senior Citizen (retired, 60 years or over, plus one other person at same address) $50
  • Senior Citizen (retired person 60 years or over) $45
  • Student (full time) $45
  • Life $995
  • Joint Life (two adults at same address) $1295.

For membership cardholder(s) resident overseas:

  • Family (two adults at same address, and includes school-age children if you have any) NZD350
  • Individual NZD200

Memberships are also available for corporates/businesses, local authorities, libraries, iwi, and schools. Contact our Membership Advisor for information.

Still reading and interested?  Gift a membership right now online.

Fees are valid as at 1 July 2021.

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Contact us

Call us on +64 4 472 4341 or freephone 0800 802 010 (NZ only), email

Our postal address is:

Supporter Development Services
Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
Freepost 3206
PO Box 2629
Wellington 6140
New Zealand.

Supporter Development Services is open business days from 8.30am - 5.00pm.