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This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.
This small exhibition records changes over time to the shoreline of the Waitematā, and immediate surrounds through historical Auckland photography.
Te Paki o Matariki: 160 years of Kiingitanga. This groundbreaking exhibition features a selection of taonga, from the private collection of Kiingi Tuheitia.
Sitting at just under 4 inches, the Te Pahi medal is a small object with a big story to tell. Presented to Ngāpuhi chief Te Pahi by Governor of NSW, Philip Gidley King, this medal was offered as a token of esteem for their friendship and the sharing of knowledge.
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.
With incredible photographs Auckland Museum has taken our objects on on a trip to Aotea Great Barrier Island. You're bound to find some interesting objects with stories to tell. Standing outside the Aotea Community Art Gallery in Claris, are just a few of our treasures.
Discover the story behind the four Ōtorohanga College students who embarked on a mission to have the New Zealand Wars officially commemorated.
Experience this representative selection of artworks, showcasing the skills and techniques of some of New Zealand's leading studio glass artists.
Join us at our Dawn Service or Civic Service this Anzac Day and then come inside to reflect on the sacrifices of war with war memorial gallery tours, choral performances and poetry.
This year, our annual Lest We Forget Poetry Competition invites poets of all ages to respond to our theme, "War is over... if you want it." Finalists will be invited to perform their poem in the Museum on Anzac Day 2019. See our website for more information on how to enter.
As part of a curatorial team that seeks to tell the stories of the City of Tāmaki Makaurau, Andrea Low's particular responsibility is to tell the Pacific dimension of those stories. Knowing the critical dilemma of museums that they are built on colonial infrastructures, Andrea looks for ways to negotiate and understand objects that acknowledge their contested histories
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.
Experience a selection of short performance pieces by dance graduates from Manukau Institute of Technology, the University of Auckland and Unitec Institute of Technology
In this talk and workshop, Disney imagineer Mk Haley will draw on her extensive experience at The Walt Disney Company to explore the future of 'the experience' for visitors within the cultural heritage sector and beyond.
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.