Museums Aotearoa: the voice of museums and galleries

Mīharo is here

Mīharo is the place where Museums Aotearoa members meet, muse and connect.​

It is a private, member-only online platform for collaboration and professional development that houses an extensive range of custom resources.

No matter where you are based, or the size of your museum or gallery, you can access sector-leading resource and connect with your peers across the country.​



Te Manawa Museum to preserve life’s work of legendary Kiwi photographer Peter Bush

19 September 2023

Te Manawa Museum has acquired an extensive archive of images from one of New Zealand’s most prolific photojournalists, Peter Bush.

New York Met curator Dr Maia Nuku wins supreme award for world class Kiwis

12 September 2023

Awarded the Supreme Winner of the Kea World Class New Zealand Awards and honoured as a global leader in her field; Dr Maia Nuku has consulted with museums around the world about indigenous art, in short creating a global village for Māori and Pasifika.

Project 1225 - New museum for Southland

03 September 2023

Concept for Invercargill’s new museum unveiled.