Quiet Hour at Whirinaki Whare Taonga

Tuesdays | 4.00pm - 5.00pm

Welcome to our quiet hour, here is what to expect:

  • All our Galleries open and accessible
  • No recorded noises being played
  • No florescent lights
  • Clear signage

See below for a map of our galleries and to see what is currently exhibiting at Whiirnaki.

Current Exhibitions

Curious Contraptions

Saturday 13 August - Sunday 27 November

Enter the curious world of automata, a visually stunning and playful experience for everyone.

Entry by donation

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Staglands 50th Anniversary: A Celebration of Memories

Saturday 30 July - Sunday 25 September

A visual display celebrating the 50th anniversary of Staglands in Akatarawa, Upper Hutt.


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Golder Cottage

Saturday 30 July - Sunday 30 October

'Golder Cottage' shows, in hyper-real photographs, the emptied out interior of Golder Cottage.


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From Saturday 18 June

A photo essay of Upper Hutt seen in black and white photography.


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