We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Gallagher Meads Brothers Exhibition

Review Highlights
Meads Museum - Te Kuiti

3 friends and I decided to visit Te Kuiti from Wellington. We made a trip of it spending 2 days in... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Dave M
via mobile
Memories of an All time Rugby Legend

Having grown up with watching the mighty Pine tree during the 1960’s and 70’s it was great for a... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Whakatane, New Zealand
via mobile
Read all 7 reviews
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rugby”(7 reviews)
“memorabilia”(2 reviews)
“statue”(2 reviews)
The Gallagher Meads Brothers Exhibition Sir Colin & Stan Meads - legends of the game - June 19, 2017 – May, 31, 2018 Featuring memorabilia from Sir Colin and his All Black brother and locking partner Stan – they are Te Kuiti’s most famous sporting...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
178 Rora Street | The Gallagher Exhibition Centre, Te Kuiti 3910, New Zealand
Improve This Listing
Reviews (7)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews rugby memorabilia statue legend stan meads nz
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

3 friends and I decided to visit Te Kuiti from Wellington. We made a trip of it spending 2 days in this small King Country town. A highlight of our trip was visiting the Meads Museum. We were greeted by 2 lovely and very proud...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Having grown up with watching the mighty Pine tree during the 1960’s and 70’s it was great for a trip down memory lane. The statue outside made me seem small by comparison, just like most of his opponents did. Well worth a visit when passing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steven1957
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Exhibition dedicated to the careers of the Meads brothers.Tells the story of how theybecame international rugby legend. Items loaned by family for the exhibition and understand money raised is going to local charities. Entry is through the i-site building. The statue of Colin is just...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank onholidayalways
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

An interesting look at the life and rugby careers of both Colin and Stan Meads. We really enjoyed the exhibition which has radio and video highlights along with numerous photos, jerseys and other items of interest. Well worth stopping by for an hour

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AlastairB104
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you are rugby mad you must stop at this exhibition dedicated to a legendary rugby family and stalwarts of the area. Fascinating and informative. A must do in TK.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ah62
Reviewed 16 July 2017

An interesting insight into the lives of two icons of New Zealand rugby. A lot of social history and memorabilia spanning the families and careers of Colin and Stan Meads. I remember Colins later games from the 1967 tour of the UK on. I only...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a cultural history exhibition and not just about rugby. Tells the story of nz farming brothers who walked the international stage while remaining humble and true to their roots. Te kuiti should be proud. So much charitable work done by this family also.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank judithbergman18
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Tapanui Country Home
1 review
4.12 km away
Caves Motor Inn
105 reviews
8.98 km away
Glow Worm Motel
97 reviews
9.21 km away
Kiwi Paka
216 reviews
9.58 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 17 nearby restaurants
Stoked Eatery
212 reviews
.03 km away
Bosco Cafe
277 reviews
1.54 km away
Riverside Lodge
56 reviews
.56 km away
Wool Press Cafe
31 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 nearby attractions
Sir Colin Meads Statue
22 reviews
.01 km away
Te Kuiti i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
24 reviews
.06 km away
Statue of shearer
13 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Gallagher Meads Brothers Exhibition staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines