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Great War Exhibition announces principal partner

2015 Apr 17

Commemorate history when Pukeahu Park and the Great War Exhibition open this Saturday

2015 Apr 15

Members of the public have the opportunity to be part of New Zealand history this Saturday 18 April with the official opening of Pukeahu National War Memorial Park and Sir Peter Jackson’s Great War…

Compelling new book on life at home during the First World War

2015 Apr 13

WW100 marks the centenary of the Gallipoli landings

2015 Apr 02

War medals fall outside Protected Objects Act

2015 Mar 12

Big artillery moves into museum

2015 Mar 10

Huge week of First World War commemorative events for Wellington

2015 Feb 23

A spectacular series of commemorative events are planned for Anzac Week in Wellington during April as New Zealanders mark the centenary of the Gallipoli landings during the First World War, Minister…

Ministry for Culture and Heritage moving to landmark Public Trust Building

2014 Dec 23

New research into Katherine Mansfield’s life benefits from NZHRT award

2014 Dec 15

Ground-breaking Māori history book – has Ministry for Culture and Heritage support

2014 Dec 09

Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History, lauded as having a deep understanding of Māori history, was last year awarded funding through the annual New Zealand History Research Trust Fund Publisher…