Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua

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Pataka Art + Museum is a municipal museum and art gallery of Porirua City, New Zealand. Te Marae o Te Umu Kai o Hau is the name of the building where Pataka Museum + Art is located and opened in 1998. It also houses the Porirua City Library, Cafe Kaizen and a Japanese Garden.
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  • This is an excellent museum and art gallery for all ages. I highly recommend a visit! There is a children's play space, stunning art exhibitions which change regularly, very interesting local...  more »
  • Really learned alot from the informative exhibition featuring historic artefacts and facts from our past. A great place to learn about local history from a Maori perspective. Every time I visit this....  more »
  • Always like what I see there even if don't understand what exhibition is on about. Enjoyed Freida Khalo exhibition yesterday. Love the cafe there too.
  • Small, but interesting exhibitions. The building also houses Porirua llibrary and a vibrant cafe. Well utilised by the locals.

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