- Rotorua's legacy about the Smith family's passion to restore, preserve and showcase the birthplace of NZ tourism.
- Sharing stories of human resilience, tragedy and heroism of Māori and European settlers following the fateful 1886 eruption of Mt. Tawawera, destroying the world famous Pink & White Terraces.
- Witness for yourself the raw power of this cataclysmic event found within the village ruins and archaeological digs.
- You'll get admission to the world-class Museum Pataka, the archaeological village sites and Te Wairoa Falls and Trail.
- Alternatively, you can join in on the guide talks which happen every hour between 10.30am - 3.00pm, where you'll learn everything from the comfort of the Museum Pataka.
- Bring your kids along for day sure to feed their curiosity and provide some fun education they'll love. If they're under 12 and accompanied by an adult this fun-filled day will be free making it perfect for the upcoming school holidays.
- Stop by Vi's Teahouse between for a delicious homemade treat that's sure to satisfy.
Grab entry to The Buried Village of Te Wairoa.
Choose from three options:
- $28 for an adult entry
- $5 for a teen entry
- $55 for a family pass (two adults and three children)