Whakatane Library & Exhibition Centre

The community’s arts and culture hub, Te Kōputu a Te Whanga a Toi, opened in June 2012. The centre hosts the Horizon Energy Library, and Whakatāne District Museum and three gallery spaces.

The Horizon Energy Library offers self-checkout, after-hours returns, comfortable places for reading and research and interactive opportunities for young people.
The Centre’s Museum display offers engaging experiences with stories and taonga (treasures) of the Whakatāne District.

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 9 am - 5 pm              
  • Saturday - Sunday: 10 am - 2 pm 
  • Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and ANZAC Day (until 1 pm). Open 10 am - 2 pm other Public Holidays.
46 Kakahoroa Drive
Esplandade Mall, Whakatane
07 3060509
07 306 0751
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