Daily, 10am - 5pm
Follow our first mobile trail to uncover the water stories behind some of the incredible objects in our galleries — from Wild Child to Maori Court, Origins to the Armoury.
What makes an albatross 'cry'? Why did people in Elizabethan England water their floors? How does water help shape a Japanese sword? How did Gallipoli soldiers quench their thirst when their wells ran dry?
Weave your way through the Museum's displays and discover the intriguing water stories they have to tell.
Go mobile and get more
Bring the AQUA TRAIL to life with video, audio, images, quizzes and activities on your mobile device.
Developed for Apple products and best viewed on iPhone and iPod. Use your mobile device and earphones and try it out.
To get on the mobile trail:
- Inside the Museum connect to the AQUA-TRAIL Wi-Fi (or use your own Internet access outside the Museum)
- Open your mobile browser and enter www.aquatrail.co.nz *FOR MOBILE USE ONLY
- Follow the instructions to save it to your desktop.
No mobile? No problem
The AQUA TRAIL has been designed to work with or without a mobile device. If you don't own one, you can borrow one from us with photo ID.