Since 1852 Auckland Museum's curatorial staff have been involved in a wide array of significant scientific and academic research projects.
This research aims to investigate and illuminate the world in which we live.
A 20 strong team of researchers will soon be undertaking a trip into our big blue backyard to discover more about this largely unexplored area. Read more
Auckland Museum is opening up access to its Pacific treasures collection and creating stronger connections with Auckland’s Pacific communities.Read more
Follow the Great Mercury Island archaeological project as researchers from Auckland Museum and the University of Auckland examine how life on the island changed following European colonisation.Read more
A team of researchers is heading back to the Kermadecs. Follow their progress and discoveries on our expedition blog.Read more