Carried Away: Bags Unpacked
What's On at Auckland Museum
Māori Cultural Performance
Collections Online. Explore over 1 million records.
PCAP. Opening the collection for Pacific communities .
Stories. Read our special features, behind the scenes blogs and more.
Education. Book a class visit.
Engaging programmes for all year levels from ECE to Year 12
Browse and contribute to New Zealand's Online Cenotaph
Experience life as a WWI soldier in Pou Kanohi Gallery
Honour and remember New Zealand's servicemen and women.
Auckland Museum has a vision for the future.
Venue hire at Auckland Museum
From 2016 to 2019 Auckland Museum opened up access to its Pacific treasures collection and created stronger connections with Auckland’s Pacific communities.
From musical instruments to weapons, textiles to carvings, tools to ornaments – the project enabled the Pacific collection to be better known, cared for and accessible onsite, offsite and online.
The project was part of the Future Museum ambition to open up access to collections.
Meet the Project Team
Co-curated display space
Follow the Project
Search the collection
28 May 1936 Mangaia
Pre 1955 Pacific
06 Mar 1925 Pacific
1918-1921 Cook Islands
Pre 1942 Atiu