Frequently Asked Questions
With major collections from around New Zealand and the world, the Museum holds an important place in Aucklanderís hearts. An iconic building set in the Auckland Domain with panoramic views across the Auckland City and environs, the Auckland Museum is a special place.
Whatís in it for me?
Becoming involved in your Museum is a way of giving back to your community. Established in 1852 you will be part of a legacy to Aucklanders that goes back many generations.
Involvement can be at various levels; joining the Museum as a volunteer and donating time or taking part in the activities run by the various membership groups (Museum Circle, Museum Institute and Dinomites); donating funds or by contacting our Head of Sponsorship & Fundraising Lisa Rudolphe. We have also established a bequest programme and invite you to consider leaving a bequest to the Museum through your will.
Who else is involved with the Auckland Museum?
Auckland Museum has an active charitable and corporate sponsorship programme with many national and Auckland based entities associated with our exhibition programme and the building itself
Why should I get involved with Auckland Museum?
Auckland Museum is your museum. It reflects the histories and aspirations of all Aucklandís diverse cultures and communities. It is the cultural hub of the region and a leading national arts and heritage institution.
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