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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.
Discover the story behind the four Ōtorohanga College students who embarked on a mission to have the New Zealand Wars officially commemorated.
Join us at Hunters Plaza in the April school holidays and visit our Poisonous Garden.
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.
Back for its twelfth season, the legendary Fazioli Piano Recital Series returns to the Museum with three stellar performances.
The Field of Remembrance contains over 18,000 white crosses, each bearing the name of a man or woman who lost their life in the conflict
Celebrate NZ Music Month with LIVE at the Museum. Join us to celebrate homegrown talent with four gigs in Auckland Museum's stunning Grand Foyer. With acoustic performances from Hollie Smith, ALAE, Mara TK, Holly Arrowsmith, Warren Maxwell, Finn Andrews and more, the Museum's Grand Foyer plays host to the sounds of Aotearoa.
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.
Pick up a trail to help you explore the natural world surrounding the Museum – discover who is hiding in the leaf litter, who made the pretty patterns on tree trunks, who is climbing up waterfalls and much more.
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.