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Culture North

Address: Te Henare Drive | Waitangi, Paihia, New Zealand
Phone Number: +649 4025990
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Type: Visitor centers, Performances, Traveler Resources, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Visitor centers, Performances, Traveler Resources, Theater & Concerts
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Taranaki, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The Culture Tour was fantastic and worth the money spent. The show in the meeting house was really rather amazing

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Albuquerque
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Liked: the bus trip and tour of the most northern tip of the North Island up to the lighthouse with the BEST bus driver and tour guide: Chris. The Tasman Sea meets the Pacific Ocean at the tip of this part of the North Island: BEAUTIFUL.

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Valdosta, Georgia, United States
Top Contributor
276 reviews 276 reviews
70 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

Quite well done and well worth the extra NZ$ 10 for the program. Was a traditional Maori welcome ceremony at the Treaty House.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was very well done and enjoyable. The Singers and Dancers, the Poi's and the people. They were so good and friendly and they let us take photos with them. One Gentleman even swapped my husband's stick for his Spear. How neat is that!!

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Venice, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We were trying to make reservations for our family,to see the night show. After several failed attempts of pulling up that attraction from the drop down menu I sent them an email. They were very prompt in their response, saying that sadly,they had been forced to discontinue the performances. Their website is still active and they may be doing daytime... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
41 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

outstanding experience a must do for all NZ'ers and tourists. Produced with integrity and sensitivity great to see local youth being given opportunity to develop from appearing in the show

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Victor Harbor, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

The night show is so informative ...it is a great way of understanding NZ culture and history (very well directed) you must do this first and as I said in my other comment on Waitangi Treaty Grounds "do this first and everything else will fall into place" !

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Denton, TX
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

We spent an afternoon in January with Kena Alexander. He was an excellent guide, who gave us a really good introduction to Maori culture, which we didn't really know much about. He structured the afternoon according to our interests. He is smart, friendly and just generally a really nice guy to spend an afternoon with. We drove to some important... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012

this was a great road trip to the top of the island, and WOW it was worth it. An awesome spiritual adventure. Ton see the two seas collide is so indescribable it leaves me speechless

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

These folks really know what they are doing. Any activity you undertake with them will add greatly to your knowledge and understanding of New Zealand.

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