Museums Aotearoa
Museums Aotearoa is New Zealand’s independent professional peak body for museums and those who work in or have an interest in museums. Members include museums, public art galleries, associate companies providing services to the sector, historical societies, science centres, people who work within these institutions, and individuals connected or associated with arts, culture and heritage in New Zealand. Our vision is to raise the profile, strengthen the performance, and increase the value of museums and galleries to their stakeholders and the community.

International Congress of Maritime Museums
ICMM is a professional guild of associations, organizations and individuals in the maritime preservation field, dedicated to international friendship, collegial cooperation & mutual understanding.


New Zealand Conservators of Cultural Materials
The NZCCM is an association of professional conservators of cultural property employed in public museums, art galleries, libraries and private practice.

National Services Te Paerangi
National Services Te Paerangi’s mission is to strengthen the museum sector by providing practical and strategic help to museums and iwi throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. Our goal is for museums and iwi to be significantly strengthened by increased participation in our programmes and by working collaboratively at a local and national level.

NZMuseums is a website for museums of all sizes in New Zealand to promote themselves and showcase their collections to the world. The site also includes What’s on and News sections as well as a blog.

Heritage Matters
The magazine for New Zealanders restoring, preserving and enjoying our heritage.