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Are We There Yet? celebrates the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Aotearoa - but how far has New Zealand really come since women gained the vote?
This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.
Enjoy a kaleidoscope of colours and patterns in our exhibition, Secret World of Butterflies, which features thousands of butterflies (pūrerehua) from the Shannon Collection, on display for the first time.
Ka toro haere tēnei whakaaturanga i ētahi o ngā tātai kōrero mō Te Tiriti o Waitangi me nga āhuatanga o ngā whakataunga Tiriti ki Tāmaki Makaurau nei.
This display explores some of the history surrounding the Treaty of Waitangi and Treaty settlement process here in Auckland.
An explosive mix of hustle, talent and originality" - Volume South at MIT tells the stories of South Auckland music and is a special edition of our homegrown exhibition about making music in Aotearoa.
Things are going bump in the night at Auckland Museum. Voices are heard. Shadows are moving. The objects are coming to life!
Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki Āirani - Celebrate Cook Islands Language Week at Auckland Museum.
At this year's Cultural Festival, take part and enjoy musical performances, martial arts showcases, arts and crafts, tea ceremonies, traditional games and more.
Back for an eleventh season, the legendary Fazioli piano recital series returns to Auckland Museum for four stellar performances over winter.
Join us for contemplation and exchange that brings ideas and people together. This year we continue to explore subjects that are universally human with on-going commitment to an expansive understanding of issues that impact all of us.
The moa skeletons, a giant moa model, an ostrich and other specimens are coming out of their display cases to be photographed. Come and view the process of specimen photography at our temporary photographic studio set up in the Origins Gallery!
A showcase of women artists presenting an alternative Māori narrative to the suffrage movement.
Join Auckland Museum at Takaparawhau, Bastion Point for Manu Aute Kite Day 2018 and celebrate the rich tradition of kite flying across Tāmaki Makaurau.
Experience a vibrant glimpse of Māori culture in an engaging performance which culminates in a high-energy, spine-tingling version of the world-famous haka.
Join us at Auckland Museum to celebrate Matariki- the Light Within, a family-friendly evening of light-hearted fun and entertainment.
Join New Zealand Dance Company's Feisty Feet and Youth School as they present a response to Are We There Yet? Women and Equality in Aotearoa exploring the performers own experiences and perspectives of the women's rights movement in Aotearoa.
Explore the ideas and themes sparked by the Are We There Yet? exhibition in this symposium addressing the social impact of intersectional feminism through lectures, panels, workshops, artistic interventions and performances.
Take a tour with one of our local guides as they share their knowledge with you. Hear about Aotearoa's people and their place in the Pacific, the remarkable flora and fauna, and the conflict that have shaped the nation.