National Army Museum, Waiouru, New Zealand
Honour the sacrifices, learn the campaigns, be inspired by the stories of courage,
loyalty and comradeship.
Make a visit to New Zealand’s most comprehensive Army Museum for access to a unique
collection of military exhibits, memorabilia and public research material. A place where
families can seek out and relate to their military connections.
Open 7 days. 9.00am – 4.30pm. – (Closed Christmas Day)
Somme/Silk RoadArtist David Woodings visualizes a soldier's experience during the Battle of the Somme through cards sent to loved ones at home. Woodings' paintings are inspired by embroidered silk postcards known as 'WWI Silks'.
Latest ExhibitionA unique insight into the memorialisation of war. Acclaimed New Zealand photographer Laurence Aberhart brings together photographs of World War One memorials in New Zealand and Australia.
Family HistoryThe National Army Museum provides a place where families can seek out and research information about New Zealand veterans and family members who served in the armed forces...
Kidz HQThe National Army Museum is one of the best New Zealand museums for kids, combining an entertaining day out with education about our military history. With lots of fun activities...