Learn about our nation's defining stories at the places where history happened

Make history come alive for your ākonga through active, hands on learning at Tohu Whenua, the places that tell our nation's most important stories. While all Tohu Whenua landmarks provide a high level of on-site storytelling, many Tohu Whenua provide additional support specifically tailored to the needs of teachers and students. Opportunities include immersive, curriculum-driven education programmes provided by experienced educators, interactive online teaching resources, guided tours that can be shaped to suit the needs of your class, and accommodation opportunities for camps.

Aotearoa New Zealand Histories: The Big Ideas and Tohu Whenua

Find the Tohu Whenua that suits your teaching needs. We've matched Tohu Whenua landmarks that relate to each of the Big Ideas in Aotearoa New Zealand Histories, and the more detailed Understand, Know and Do sections.

Enriching Local Curriculum at Tohu Whenua landmarks

Regional education opportunities

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