Ensuring heritage buildings are safe for
the enjoyment of present and future generations
Pukeahu National War Memorial Park
Pukeahu National War Memorial Park commemorates more than 300,000 New Zealanders who served their country and the 30,000 who died.
Christchurch Recovery Strategy
Manatū Taonga – Ministry for Culture & Heritage is working to renew greater Christchurch’s unique identity and its vitality expressed through sport, recreation, art, history, heritage and traditions.
28th (Māori) Battalion company histories
Histories of A, B and D Companies of the 28th Māori Battalion are being undertaken.
Auckland - realising the cultural potential
As New Zealand’s largest city and a key gateway for people, goods and ideas, Auckland exemplifies many of the challenges and opportunities inherent in urban life.
Christchurch: supporting recovery in the local cultural sector
The Ministry is involved in supporting recovery in the Christchurch cultural sector
First World War Centenary Projects
Our historians are developing a series of projects to commemorate the centennial of the First World War.
Immunity from Seizure for Cultural Objects on Loan: discussion paper
Immunity from Seizure for Cultural Objects on Loan discussion paper released in July 2012.
Landmarks Whenua Tohunga
The stories of Aoteraroa New Zealand weave together places and events, creating a rich tapestry. Rising up from our past, they tell us about ourselves, and help visitors to our country understand who we are.
New Zealand Government Convergence Programme
Growing numbers of digital communications platforms like social media, blogs and websites support fast and easy access to content and services.
Prime Ministers : a history of Cabinet Government in New Zealand
This book will examine the evolving history of government by Prime Minister and Cabinet.
Te Taiwhakaea: Treaty Settlement Stories
Te Taiwhakaea: Treaty Settlement Stories will produce a comprehensive account of the recent history of Treaty of Waitangi settlements from all perspectives.