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Museum Store Sunday

Past Event
SUN 26 NOV, 10AM - 5PM
GRAND FOYER, FREE

Get all of your Christmas shopping done at once.

Join Auckland’s best museums and galleries & shop the best artisanal gifts on Museum Store Sunday!

Sunday 26 November is Museum Store Sunday, a global initiative to celebrate Museum Stores around the world. Auckland Museum is hosting a full day of activities for Christmas shoppers, including a market with stalls from Auckland Zoo, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT), the New Zealand Maritime Museum, The Torpedo Bay Navy Museum and Howick Historical Village.

Pick up homewares, jewelry, skincare, crafts, books, toys and more, and receive a 20% discount voucher to spend at any of the participating institutions in Auckland for the month of December, the perfect excuse for those last minute Christmas gifts.

Classical singer Matthew Kereama will perform both modern and classic New Zealand songs in the Auckland Museum Grand Foyer from 11AM. Catch June Pitman reading excerpts from her popular children’s book Tawhirimatea - A Song for Matariki in the afternoon, perfect for families and watch artist Pia Davies showcase her skills with a live painting demonstration in store.

Purchase a gift and enter into our prize draw and win a nights’ accommodation for two at the five star Sky City Grand Hotel valued at $700.

Don’t miss this chance to shop from Auckland’s best museums and galleries in one place this November!