Story: Māori and museums – ngā whare taonga

Te Ara o Tainui exhibition 1998

Te Ara o Tainui exhibition 1998

The exhibition shown here at the Waikato Museum in Hamilton was developed by a museum curator Barbara Moke working closely with Tainui kaumātua and kuia. The involvement of local iwi in museum activities was one of the results of the success of the international Te Māori exhibition of Māori art.

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Paora Tapsell, 'Māori and museums – ngā whare taonga - Increasing Māori involvement in museums, 1987 to 2000', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/44115/te-ara-o-tainui-exhibition-1998 (accessed 15 October 2019)

Story by Paora Tapsell, published 22 Oct 2014