Far North District Council

Pioneer Village Kaikohe


Take a journey into the Past, Explore and discover this hidden gem. Sitting in the heart of the Kaikohe Township the Pioneer Village has something for everyone.

Stroll through the village at your leisure or book a guided tour “interesting and refreshing”.  Absorb the history and heritage!

A visit wouldn’t be complete without seeing the treasures housed within New Zealand’s oldest standing courthouse, imagining  life in the 1875 Maioha Cottage or Taking a peaceful moment inside the 1886 Methodist church . 

With an extensive collection of heritage buildings, machinery, artefacts and displays- Pioneer village appeals to both the young and old.

Make the most of your visit. Enjoy, Experience and take with you stories from days past and memories to last.


Open at

10.00am - 4.00pm   Monday to Friday at Winter

10.00am - 4.00pm Monday to Saturday at Summer


Admission Charges 

Guided tours departing 12:30pm daily

  • Adult $20.00
  • Gold Card $15.00
  • Child $5.00
  • Under 5 FREE

Self-directed tours (limited access)

  • Adult $10.00
  • Gold Card $9.00
  • Child $5.00
  • Under 5 FREE

Grounds Only

  • Per person $5.00
  • Child $1.00
  • Under 5 FREE
  • PVK members/volunteers FREE
  • Local residents: Koha (gold coin)


Dumpstation On-site


064 9 401 0816 or in NZ (09) 401 0816


Recreation Road, Kaikohe

Website http://www.pioneervillage.org.nz/