Visitor Info


Please note our new summer opening hours below. We are now open on Mondays and have extended our dining hours in Rothko Restaurant. 

We wish you all good health and thank you for your continued support.




Adults (16yrs +)$39.00
Children (6yrs - 16yrs)$19.00
Children (5yrs and under)Free
Family Pass (2 adults and up to 3 children)$85.00


Group Tickets

Adults (16yrs +)$29.00
Children (6yrs - 16yrs)$14.00
Children (5yrs and under)Free

Group rates apply to groups of 10+. For food and beverage options for group bookings, click here to contact our events team. 

Sculptureum and Rothko are occasionally closed for private events.
Check the opening hours below to ensure we're open when you arrive. 

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Opening Hours


Monday Open 10am-6pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Open 10am-6pm
Friday Open 10am-6pm
Saturday Open 10am-6pm
Sunday Open 10am-6pm

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Monday Rothko closed, Freddie's open 11am-4pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Open 11am-4pm
Friday Open 11am-10pm
Saturday Open 11am-10pm
Sunday Rothko open 11am-4pm, Freddie's open 4-8pm

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Sculptureum is located just outside of Matakana town centre, an hour's drive north of Auckland City. The address is 40 Omaha Flats Rd, Matakana. For driving directions, click here. 

There are a couple of tour companies operating experiences in Matakana who depart Auckland daily - click the links below for more information. 

Auckland and Beyond Tours

Tour Shop

Yes, please take as many photos as you like for your personal use and don’t forget to share them on Facebook and Instagram - #sculptureum | Facebook - @sculptureum | Instagram -

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Groups of 10 or more receive a special rate for entry to The Sculptureum Experience. If you have a large group, please contact our events team to book directly. 

Yes, we have plenty of free parking on site for your car, motorbike, bicycle or campervan (albeit not overnight). If you’re staying locally and want to enjoy a couple of wines over lunch/dinner we recommend getting in touch with The Concierge, our local passenger service.

Please do lock your car, Sculptureum does not accept liability for loss or damage to cars or their contents while the cars are at the site.

Visitors aren’t permitted to bring food or drinks (water is ok) to Sculptureum. We recommend you book a table at Rothko for lunch or if it's open grab a bite to eat from Freddies, our garden bar and sit on the picnic tables.

Children particularly love the animals (rabbits, birds and turtles) and the colourful sculptures in The Palm and Pink Snail Gardens. We do ask that your children are supervised at all times and refrain from touching or climbing on the art work. If dining at Rothko, please be respectful of other diners. 

Yes, for the enjoyment of other guests we please ask that you refrain from smoking while on site at Sculptureum.

No dogs are permitted in the gardens or at Rothko restaurant.  There is a large grass area at the back of the carpark where you are welcome to tie your dog up while you are on the property. We just ask that you let the ticketing team know your number incase we need to contact you while you're in the gardens for any reason.

Yes, we’re happy to honour your ticket for another date within six months of your original booking date. Please call the ticket office on 09 422 7375 and we will amend your ticket online and re-issue it for you.

Sculptureum is open rain or shine, unless the weather is bad enough to compromise your safety in which case we will post on our Facebook page and update the opening hours on the website. There are plenty of umbrellas on site that you are welcome to borrow in the event of rain and likewise, there are parasols for sunny days. 

There are lots of great B&B’s nearby, as well as the Matakana Motel and Riverside Matakana Baches and a couple of high end Lodges too. Click here to see them all.

Yes! There are 1.5km of flat paths that are very easy to maneuver. There are a couple of wheelchairs on site that you’re welcome to borrow. Please advise at the time of booking if you would like to use one to ensure we reserve it for you on the day. 

We recommend you set aside 2-3 hours to spend at Sculptureum. If you’re going to dine at Rothko too then we suggest adding another 1-1.5hrs.