Kura Pounamu: Our treasured stone


The Breeze Nelson is excited about the current exhibition Kura Pounamu: Our treasured stone at the Nelson Provincial Museum.

This one-of-a-kind exhibition will be displaying over 200 pounamu taonga from the Nelson region and around Aotearoa New Zealand.  Learn the story of this most precious of stones and its significance to Maori.

The exhibition is open through until 24th November.

Come along and see over 200 pounamu taonga at the Nelson Provincial Museum, located on the corner of Trafalgar and Hardy Streets.

An exhibition presented by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa and Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu.