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New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute: Tours & Tickets

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Located outside the entrance to the Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve, this Institute trains young carvers in the skills of their elders with demonstrations of weaving techniques.
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Hemo Rd, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-348 9047
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I have memories of being here when I was a teen - several decades ago - mostly of the traditional song and dance performance. The buffet dinner was spectacular and definitely the best meal we had the entire trip. The geyser even cooperated while we were there, although it
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The Māori Arts and Crafts Institute at Rotorua is a must see attraction. Very well laid out the campus displays various Māori carvings in wood in totem pole fashion and also showcases Arts and Craft training in progress. The guide not only briefs you about the Māori history and
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The tour guides were fantastically informative. The geyser cooperated with it's spray. The traditional dances and participation could have been a little shorter. The carving and handcraft displays were interesting. The dinner was lovely and the final hot chocolate on the hot
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One if the most informative places I've been to. It's well worth taking the time to go there. We learnt so much about the Maori way of life, such as how recently the (now) natives of New Zealand settled there and also the reading of yhe peace treaty.
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a must visit to see the traditional culture of arts and craft of the Maori, it will definetly impress you. It was so nice to see all the traditional ways preserved and taken for the next generations
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