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Schedule for today

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Secret World of Butterflies

9 June 2018 - 26 June 2019

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.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Highlights Tour

Daily at 10.45am, 12.45pm and 2.15pm (11.45am avail Nov-Mar)
Run Time 60 min. Charges apply, see our package for details

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.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Volume South

Offsite
FRI 2 FEB – FRI 31 AUG, 9AM - 6PM
MIT MANUKAU CAMPUS, MANUKAU TRAIN STATION DAVIES AVENUE, MANUKAU

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.

Offsite

11:00 AM

Māori cultural performance

Daily, 11am, 12pm, and 1.30pm (2.30pm avail Nov - Mar)
Run time 30 min. CHARGES APPLY, SEE OUR PACKAGES FOR DETAILS

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.

5:30 PM

Night at Auckland Museum - Secrets....shhh!

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Family Nights: SAT 7, SUN 8, MON 9, WED 18, THU 19 and FRI 20 July (ALL SOLD OUT). 6pm-8.30pm. Doors open at 5.30pm
All Museum Galleries, Entry via Atrium

Things are going bump in the night at Auckland Museum. Voices are heard. Shadows are moving. The objects are coming to life!

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