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Schedule for tomorrow

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Taku Tāmaki – Auckland Stories South at MIT Manukau

Offsite
Daily, 10am - 5pm
MIT Manukau Campus, Manukau Train Station, Davies Ave, Manukau, Free

Celebrating the people and places of this diverse community, Taku Tāmaki – Auckland Stories South is the first Auckland Museum exhibition to be held in South Auckland.

Offsite

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fazioli International Piano Recital Series

Fri 7 Jul, Fri 4 Aug and Fri 3 NOV 2017, 7pm
Auditorium, Adults $50, concessions available

Back for a 10th season, the legendary Fazioli Piano Recital Series returns to the Museum for three stellar performances.

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.

Treaty of Waitangi exhibit

On display from THU 10 Mar
Māori Court, free with Museum entry

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.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Lighting up the Museum

Special occasions throughout the year
Celebrations and commemorations

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.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

华夏人与长白云故乡 Being Chinese in Aotearoa: A photographic journey

10 Feb 2017 - Feb 2018
Sainsbury Horrocks Gallery

Being Chinese in Aotearoa: A photographic journey celebrates Chinese life in New Zealand.

10:00 AM

Nikon Auckland Photo Day 2017

Fri 23 June - Fri 30 June
Digital Screen, Atrium, Free with Museum entry

Each year the Auckland Festival of Photography runs a ‘day in the life’ competition to celebrate Auckland’s cultural identity - its people and places.

10:00 AM

Te Iwa o Matariki Short Film Screening

DAILY MON 17 - SAT 22 JUL. 11:30AM, 12:30PM and 2PM (15 MINUTE DURATION)
Auditorium Lobby, Free with Museum entry

After its debut in 2016, Te Iwa o Matariki is back to share the story of Matariki’s nine stars.

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.

7:30 PM

Night at Auckland Museum: Wild Things

Sold out
MON 10, SAT 15, SUN 16, TUE 18, SAT 22 JULY, ALL DATES NOW SOLD OUT
ENTRY VIA ATRIUM, ADVANCE TICKETS $20, INSTITUTE MEMBERS AND GROUPS OF 10 OR MORE $18. DOOR SALES: $25.

Families, answer the call of the wild!

Sold out

7:30 PM

Swimming, Diving, Fishing - this is no picnic!

TUE 4 JUL, 6.00PM
AUDITORIUM, ADULTS $10, MEMBERS AND STUDENTS $5

Every year, our curators head out on expeditions collecting specimens so they can undertake research. What is it all for? In this talk, our curators, Tom Trnski and Matt Rayner talk about their ongoing research work.

9:00 PM

Museum celebrates Matariki 2017 in Sunshine Orange

10 June - 2 July 2017 - Dusk to Dawn
Lighting up the Museum

To mark the start of the month-long 2017 Matariki Festival, and celebrate the Māori New Year, we are lighting sunshine orange until 2 July.