Visit MTG Hawke’s Bay

To make your visit easier, here's some useful information;

Museum entry:

Adults $10  
Concessions $7.50  
Children under 15 years - free

Groups and tours welcome. Nau mai, haere mai.

How to Find Us and Disability Access for specific information on these subjects.

To find out what’s on in the Museum and the Theatre please see out our What’s On pages or search our Event Calendar

Families

The MTG is family friendly, children under 12 years old/Year 9 should be actively accompanied by an adult. MTG Hawke’s Bay has a range of activities available for families, so please ask the Customer Service team when you visit about What’s On for younger visitors.
Pushchair access is available from the main Museum foyer on the corner of Marine Parade and Tennyson Street, and from for evening performances in the Theatre from the Marine Parade entrance.
Baby change facilities are located in the Theatre toilets.

Cruise Ship Visitors

MTG hosts a range of Cruise ships visitors on pre-booked tours like the 1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition. Ask your on-board tours booking office for tours that include the MTG Hawke’s Bay on their itineraries.

Cruise ship visitors who are not on a pre-booked tour will find us an easy walk across the road from the Soundshell and Napier i-SITE where the Transfer Shuttles drop you off in the city. Come on over and visit the fabulous exhibitions on display.

Photography

Photography and filming is not permitted in the Gallery. If you wish to seek copyright approval to photograph work for publication or personal use please contact the Access Team Leader.

Food and Drink

Food and drink is not permitted in the Galleries.

Bags and Coats

Back packs, large bags and coats can be stored at the main reception while you visit the MTG. Please ask the Customer Service team on arrival for assistance.

Free Wi-Fi- hotspots

Free Wi-Fi access is available outside MTG building and in the main shopping precinct.

No Smoking

MTG Hawke’s Bay is a smoke free zone. Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the Museum, Theatre, and Gallery including the Herschell Street deck.

Dogs

Dogs are not admitted to MTG; however guide dogs and assistance dogs are welcome.

Please contact the Customer Service team if you have any further queries or questions.

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