National Army Museum, Waiouru, New Zealand : Military History & Army War Museum

Entryway Project 2017

National Army Museum Te Mata Toa Entryway Project 2017


The National Army Museum Te Mata Toa is pleased to present our Entryway Project 2017. This major refurbishment to our iconic building in Waiouru will feature an updated and improved entryway and an additional exhibition space. Major onsite construction is currently well underway and the scheduled duration of this project is December 2016 – June 2017.

construction front facing exterior image


Operating hours: Please be aware that although this project may cause some disruptions the National Army Museum Te Mata Toa will maintain its usual operating hours of 9am to 4.30pm, Monday to Sunday unless otherwise specified. Any changes to normal operation that may affect our visitors will be announced here on our website. If you plan to visit the National Army Museum Te Mata Toa during this construction project please view our website beforehand to ensure you’re up-to-date with any changes that may affect your visit.

Important Updates 

14th March – 30th April WARNING Major Construction Work: Whilst the Museum will remain open during this period there may be some disruptions to our service and access to our facilities. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Project Progress

18 January 2017