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Top heritage destinations open and free on Waitangi Day
February 01, 2024 | Stories
Māngungu Mission, site of the largest signing of Te Tiriti o Waitangi

Many of the heritage places we care for will be open to the public free of charge on Waitangi Day.

We invite all to experience this nation’s history and our journey to the present day at these significant places, which all contribute to the story of early Māori and Pākehā society and interactions. 

The open day celebrates the core principles at the heart of Te Tiriti: partnership, protection and participation. 

 

Tuesday 6 February | Nationwide | Free 

Te Tai Tokerau | Northland

Tāmaki Makaurau | Auckland

Te puku o te ika a Māui | Central North Island

Te Whanganui-a-Tara | Wellington

Kaikōura

Ōtautahi | Christchurch

Ōtākou | Otago

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