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  • Misty Flicks - Short Film - Hamilton Showcase Thursday 18 July 2019

    This is an opportunity to see these films on the big screen. All films have been made by Waikato talent or filmed in our region.

  • He Tirohanga ki Tai Thursday 18 July 2019 - Friday 13 September 2019

    Free

    Dismantling the Doctrine of Discovery: the exhibition provides an indigenous perspective looking out from our place in the world. Monday to Friday

  • July School Holiday Programme - Waikato Museum Thursday 18 July 2019 8:30 AM - Friday 19 July 2019 5:00 PM

    Family

    Have fun at the Museum these school holidays. Leave the children with us to enjoy supervised, tutored programmes.

  • Exscite Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Thursday 31 December 2020 5:00 PM

    Family

    The Exscite science gallery aims to foster a learning experience in an exciting and engaging environment.

  • Te Whaanau Maarama: The Heavenly Bodies Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday 11 August 2019 5:00 PM

    Free Family

    This ground-breaking exhibition shines the spotlight on Maaori astronomy.

  • i Spy at the Museum Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Wednesday 31 July 2024 5:00 PM

    Free Family

    Our I Spy clues change regularly depending on the exhibitions we have running, so keep coming back to prove your Museum mastery.

  • Cut! Costume and the Cinema Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday 21 July 2019 5:00 PM

    Family

    Hamilton will be the only city outside of North America to host this celebration of big-screen glamour and period dress.

  • Albin Martin: Pastoralist Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday 18 August 2019 5:00 PM

    Free

    For more than three decades after emigrating to New Zealand from England in 1851, Albin Martin (b. 1812 d. 1888) was a fixture in the colony’s fledgling art world.

  • Shaping Hamilton Huringa Kirikiriroa Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday 12 September 2021 5:00 PM

    Free

    Maps, historical artefacts, art, photographs and installations tell the story of the changing demographic and geographic shape of Hamilton.

  • Melvin Day: A Modernist Perspective Thursday 18 July 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday 6 October 2019 5:00 PM

    Free

    In late 2015, Melvin N Day, then in his 92nd year, decided he would like to leave a significant group of his paintings to Waikato Museum as a legacy to Hamilton.