Where Learning Comes to LIfe

Educational Experiences

Enhance learning experiences with a visit to the Pioneer Village – 40 historic buildings and artifacts and themed programs to suit. Our resident Educator has extensive experience in the teaching and education industry and will work one-on-one with teachers and schools to ensure you get the experience that the students require and remember. For any inquiries, please email admin@pioneervillage.co.nz

Experiential Learning at Its Best

Educational Programme Options

  • Classroom Experience
  • Dress Up – Group Photo
  • Candle Making or Butter Making
  • Language Based Activities
  • Games Factory
  • Scavenger Hunt/Word Find
  • Historic Games
  • Guided Tour
  • Activities to Link in With School Based Study Unit
  • Court Room Experience (suited to senior primary, intermediate and secondary students)

Customised to Your Students Requirements

School Visits

Pioneer Village School Teacher

The Village school teacher offers a range of educational¬†experience as a class with times to suit your requirements. With Lessons, Dress up & games, 1900s activities to suit different groups & ages, we are able to customise your learning experience to meet the children’s needs and learning outcomes.


Train Ride

The Pioneer Express takes you on a journey twice around the Village. Bookings essential; the train carries 20 children with supervising adults.