Te Ana Māori Rock Art

Explore the original art galleries of the Aoraki region!

If you're considering taking a guided tour of our region's amazing ancient Māori Rock Art, check out the outstanding reviews on Tripadvisor:

" I've been here many times and this really is a must see for all visitors to Timaru. We have a wonderful heritage of history and culture and the Te Ana Rock Art centre does an amazing job of bringing this alive! The displays are interactive, the staff are full of stories, and the whole experience is worth repeating. This little gem is worth spending plenty of time in."

"what a hidden treasure"

"for lovers of culture, art and history this place is more than a place to go, it is a must visit."

Te Ana provides personalized, authentic Māori cultural experiences based around the rock art sites created by their ancestors. They are a not for profit group, your admission fee helps protect these precious sites for generations to come.

You can choose from two tour options:
  • Guided tour of the Te Ana Māori rock art centre by local Ngai Tahu guides.
  • A self drive guided tour to our local iconic Māori rock art sites.

Head to their website to find out more here.  This is a must do when in Timaru.