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Back for an eighth season, the Fazioli International Piano Recital series opens in June with a performances from Nikolai Demidenko, Kirill Gerstein and Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
During Cook Islands language week Auckland Museum will come alive with the sounds and color of Cook Islands culture. Join in our interactive workshops and learn about the art of tivaivai, head `ei making, drumming and playing the ukulele.
Join Australian author and historian Dr Peter Pedersen as he introduces his latest book, ANZAC Treasures in New Zealand and Australia.
How do we understand place and heritage in Aotearoa New Zealand today? This is one of the key questions explored in this new commemorative display, which looks back to the origins of our nation.
Through a selection of objects and a pictorial display, we examine aspects of the Treaty.
The multifaceted pianist Kirill Gerstein has rapidly ascended into classical music’s highest ranks. With a masterful technique, discerning intelligence, and a musical curiosity that has led him to explore repertoire spanning centuries and styles.
Commemorate one of New Zealand’s epic stands on the Gallipoli peninsula in the First World War.
Join artist Peter Madden for a family friendly workshop to create collages inspired by his installation in Taku Tāmaki.
Come join the Mixit team for a series of workshops in the The Studio. The fun starts when the team bring alive the amazing stories behind some of the objects in the exhibition.
Talofa lava, Kia orana, Malo e lelei and warm Pacific greetings. Join us in celebrating the Pacific Language Weeks.
Bookable tours for New Zealand groups of seniors.
As Auckland marks its 175th year, this special home-grown exhibition invites you to become explorers of the city.
Come and explore the Gallipoli campaign in an exhibition featuring the interactive world of Minecraft® and incredible objects from the Museum’s collections.
To mark the 175th anniversary of the signing of Te Tiriti o Waitangi – the Treaty of Waitangi, take part in our programmes that look at the history of New Zealand’s founding document and its significance today.
This year, 175 years since the founding of Auckland city, LATE delves into all things Tāmaki Makaurau.
Back for an eighth season, the legendary Fazioli piano recital series returns to the Museum for four stellar performances over winter.
We light up the Museum to celebrate or commemorate occasions of regional, national and international significance. Check out some of the recent events we've marked.
Come on into The Studio in Taku Tāmaki - Auckland Stories and meet the people of Auckland. All sorts of Aucklanders will be sharing their interests and skills. Join in, take part and learn something new.
Enjoy a vibrant and entertaining glimpse of Māori culture at Tāmaki Paenga Hira in engaging performance which culminates in a high-energy, spine-tingling version of the world-famous haka.
Unleash the storyteller within! Our storyteller needs your help! Every day at 11am, a story will be told from our storytelling chair and you have the chance to take part!
Gain insider information from our wonderful guides who share their knowledge about our most famous collections.
Performers from our Māori Cultural Experience will take you on a guided tour of our magnificent Māori gallery.
Our collections and galleries are permanent features at the Museum and are open to the public daily.
This gallery can be found on the top floor and tell the story of New Zealand's involvement in wars from the New Zealand Wars to East Timor.
Weird and Wonderful is a free children's gallery open daily.
Pacific Masterpieces shows some of the most beautiful and important Oceanic art and artefacts in the world, ranging from delicate combs to ocean going canoes and from feathered cloaks to shields.