Rotorua Mountain Jade Carving Studio Tour - 30 Minutes
Admission to the Mountain Jade Highlights Tour
Discover the history and culture of jade
Meet local artists at the carving studio
Take home a piece of pounamu
Learn about the traditional uses of pounamu
Located in Rotorua city centre
How It Works
- You will begin your tour in the Mountain Jade Rotorua educational space, where you will learn the history and significance of New Zealand pounamu
- You will then be invited into the carving studio to meet local artists and see a jade carving demonstration
- Afterwards, you will select your own piece of pounamu to string into a necklace
- The experience starts at 10am from Monday to Friday
- This experience will take approximately 30 minutes
- This experience is located at 1288 Fenton Street in Rotorua city centre
What To Bring
- Your camera
- The machinery used in the live jade carving demonstration can be loud and high-pitched. People with sensitive hearing may be affected. Disposable earplugs are provided
- The is an indoor experience and not affected by the weather
- This experience is stroller and pram friendly
- Pre-booking is recommended as spaces are limited
- Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience.
- Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience.
- Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience.
- Tours do not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day & Public Holidays, or from the 22nd Dec 2023 to 7th Jan 2024
- Infants (0-2 years) are free of charge and do not require a ticket
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