Puke Ariki Update
Puke Ariki Museum, Library, Store, i-SITE, Taranaki Research Centre and the Community Libraries are now open.
There are some changes to the way we operate as we continue to Play it Safe and comply with the safe working rules for Alert Level 2. For more information on how we are operating check Puke Ariki Latest Information. If you have a query please check this page and if you can’t find the answer get in touch with us on 06 759 6060.
We’re looking forward to seeing you soon.
Online Scavenger Hunt
Try out our brand new Online Ruru Hunt. If you submit your entry before the end of May you'll be in to win awesome prizes.Read more
Send us your Stories
As we head back to work and school, what are your reflections on the lockdown? Did you keep a diary, write a poem or make a video? Submit your lockdown story for future communitiesRead more
eBooks and eAudiobooks
We have a great selection of books you can read and listen to online.Read more
Watch movies, documentaries and kids shows for free using Kanopy and Beamafilm.Read more
Puke Ariki Library
Puke Ariki Library is located in the centre of New Plymouth. Explore:
- our excellent books, DVDs, newspapers and magazines
- our Discover It! area for the kids
- the Taranaki Research Centre / Te Pua Wānanga o Taranaki
- our community services and activities.
Find out about visiting Puke Ariki Library.
Our Community Libraries
Bell Block Library and Service Centre
Bell Block Library and Service Centre - Opening Hours, What's On, Library Services, Council Services, Digital LibraryRead more
Inglewood Library and Service Centre
Inglewood Library and Service Centre - Opening Hours, What's On, Library Services, Council Services, Digital LibraryRead more
The mobile library does a rural route and an urban route around the New Plymouth district. It visits schools as far north as Tongaporutu and as far south as Ratapiko.Read more
Ōākura Library - Opening Hours, What's On, Library Services, Digital LibraryRead more
Urenui Library - Opening Hours, What's On, Library Services, Digital LibraryRead more