Search the List Rārangi Kōrero

Search the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero (formerly the Register) for information about Aotearoa New Zealand's significant heritage places, including Ngā Manawhenua o Aotearoa me ōna Kōrero Tūturu/National Historic Landmarks. 

  • To search for a street address, use the Address search bar.
  • To search for listed places by town or city, use the 'Advanced Search' and select a Region or Local Authority.
  • Not sure where to start? Use the 'Advanced Search' and search by Keyword.
  • The List does not include all recorded archaeological sites. For further information, search ArchSite.
  • To search for places that can be accessed by the public, use the 'Advanced Search' and select 'Able to Visit' under the 'Public Access' field. Please note that restrictions such as opening hours, access by tour only or charges for entry may apply.

Results will be displayed on the map, and as thumbnail summaries just below it.

Clicking the map icon or the summary below will take you through to details about the place.

Try our Search Help page for further assistance. 

If you have any issues or comments, please contact the Manager Heritage ListingLast updated: 19 January 2023.

Remember, most places on the List are not accessible to the public.

Entry of a place on the New Zealand Heritage List does not give rights of access and private property rights must be respected.

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Search criteria

Based on Google map addresses. Select an address and click 'Search' below.

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The part of the List that the place is entered under; i.e. Historic Place (Category 1 or Category 2), Historic Area, Wahi Tapu or Wahi Tapu Area.

The former or current use(s) of the heritage place.

The local authority in which the heritage place is located.
Note: Some heritage places span two local authority boundaries.

Up to 5 regions can be searched at once.

Select ‘Able to Visit’ for places on the List you can visit.

Keyword searches across a range of List fields. Refer to Search Help for further details.

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If you have tried the advanced search, check our Search Help tips. Still no luck? Contact the Manager Heritage Listing.


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