One of our major resources is the Cenotaph database, a biographical database of New Zealanders who have served in the military.
27 August - 5 October 2014, Special Exhibitions Hall, Free with Museum entry
Step ‘inside’ the historic huts of Antarctic explorers Captain Robert Falcon Scott and Sir Ernest Shackleton in an immersive audiovisual experience*, created by renowned New Zealand photographer Jane Ussher and the Antarctic Heritage Trust.
19 June 2014 - 1 February 2015, Sainsbury Horrocks Gallery, Free with Museum entry
The first in a series of exhibitions
about the New Zealand war experience. Using the many perspectives and experiences of those involved, the exhibition will tell the lesser-known story of New Zealand's first action in WWI, the occupation of German Sāmoa.
Monday 29 September - Sunday 5 October 2014, Daily 10am – 12pm and 1pm – 3pm, Special Exhibitions Hall, Free with Museum entry
Drop into the Still Life exhibition and meet the Museum’s specially- created character, ‘the explorer’, straight from the Antarctic.