Explore Maori Traditions at Hamilton Gardens
Explore Maori Traditions at Hamilton Gardens

Explore Maori Traditions at Hamilton Gardens

Calling all garden lovers! Are you looking for something interesting to do on your next day off? Or do you love to explore some of New Zealand’s finest gardens? Either way, make sure to visit the fantastic Hamilton Gardens! This garden has been developed in one of the most unconventional ways possible. It aims to tell its story through the relationship between people and plants, through different civilizations and people.

Where can I find Hamilton Gardens?

The gardens are located along the Waikato River and Dillicar Park, near Hamilton lake and Grey Street. Public transport routes to and from Auckland are available.

The gardens are home to Te Parapara, which is New Zealand’s very first traditional Maori garden. It aims to showcase traditional Maoria methods of food production, storage and ceremonies. Some of the highlights of these gardens are, The Paradise Garden collections, The Cultivar Garden Collection, and The Productive Garden Collection. So, what are you waiting for? If this sounds like the perfect day out for you and your family, then make sure to visit the fantastic Hamilton Gardens!

  • Open 10am to 4pm daily.
  • Free entry.
  • Multiple different exhibitions.
  • Perfect for families.

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