Buried Village


Hours: Opening Hours Closed Monday / Tuesday Open Wednesday to Sunday 10am - 4pm Hours of Operation SummerOctober – February10.00am – last entry 3.45pm WinterMarch – September10.00am – last entry 3.45pm


Whether you are here to take in the relics and interactive stories of The Buried Village Museum, walk the archaeological site or waterfall trial, there is an activity, or combination of activities to suit all ages, tastes and preferences. With so much to take in, be sure to come prepared and make the most of your time exploring a historic and monumental time in our recent history. Rest in-between activities in our well appointed cafe. Nestled in tranquil native bush, it’s the perfect place to enjoy Devonshire Tea while the kids’ burn off excess energy in the playground. And why not check out our gift store while you're here. At the Buried Village there is something for everyone.

In the event you need to cancel your booking we will require a minimum 48 hour notice. Reservations cancelled with at least a 2-day period before arrival will not incur a cancellation fee. Reservations cancelled within a 2-Day period will incur a cancellation fee equivalent to 25% of the refund amount due.

1180 Tarawera Rd, RD 5, New Zealand, 3076


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