Discover how we handcraft jade on a FREE guided tour of our workshop.
Meet New Zealand’s finest jade artists and see them at work transforming jade into art. Learn about the machinery involved in the carving process and explore the cultural influences and symbolic meanings behind the carved designs. Take a journey into the history of jade from around the world and get up close to the stone that has been treasured for thousands of years. You’ll also learn how jade is formed and about the variations in colour.
Our Discovery Tour is FREE, lasts approximately 20 minutes and bookings are not required.
Rotorua: Tour runs on demand 10am- 5pm daily.
Hokitika: Tour runs 9.30am & 2.30pm, daily.