Tui and Tama get Techy!

Te Awamutu Museum is virtually coming to life thanks to new technology on offer just in time for the school holidays. Children visiting the Museum from September 24 will be the first to use the app PingX. The smart device app aims to make the museum even more fun to visit through two virtual characters, Tui and Tama. PingX is available for free download on the App Store or Google Play. The Museum does have two smart devices available for free use but use may be limited during peak visitor times. The first 50 children who use the app and tour the galleries will receive a fantastic boredom buster pack from Tui and Tama! Saturdays 10am-2pm Weekdays 10am-4pm Beginning 10am 24th...

Somme Centenary Commemoration

In conjunction with the Te Awamutu and Districts RSA, the Te Awamutu Museum is hosting a commemorative service for the Battle of the Somme. 100 years ago on September 15th, the New Zealand Division entered the battlefield of the Somme. Join members of the RSA to commemorate the sacrifice of those New Zealand men who still lie in France. 1.00pm Saturday 17th September Te Awamutu...