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Are We There Yet? celebrates the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Aotearoa - but how far has New Zealand really come since women gained the vote?
This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.
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.
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.
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.
Things are going bump in the night at Auckland Museum. Voices are heard. Shadows are moving. The objects are coming to life!
We are nearly 1/5th of our way into the 21st Century. How is Auckland Museum responding to the trends and changes in global and local environments? How are we preparing ourselves to address contemporary concerns? Learn about upcoming changes at Auckland Museum and more.
Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki Āirani - Celebrate Cook Islands Language Week at Auckland Museum.
At this year's Cultural Festival, take part and enjoy musical performances, martial arts showcases, arts and crafts, tea ceremonies, traditional games and more.
Back for an eleventh season, the legendary Fazioli piano recital series returns to Auckland Museum for four stellar performances over winter.
#MeToo – What does the movement really mean for our society? The #MeToo movement has inspired countless women, and some men, to share their experiences with sexual assault or harassment through the internet.
A showcase of women artists presenting an alternative Māori narrative to the suffrage movement.
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.
Join New Zealand Dance Company's Feisty Feet and Youth School as they present a response to Are We There Yet? Women and Equality in Aotearoa exploring the performers own experiences and perspectives of the women's rights movement in Aotearoa.
Explore the ideas and themes sparked by the Are We There Yet? exhibition in this symposium addressing the social impact of intersectional feminism through lectures, panels, workshops, artistic interventions and performances.
In this lecture, our Head of Natural Science, Tom Trnski will take you on a voyage through the South Pacific Islands, present some key findings from his recent expeditions and divulge some of the adventures of being a researcher in these remote islands.
In this lecture our Marine Curator, Tom Trnski will take you on a voyage through the South Pacific islands, present some key findings from his recent expeditions and divulge some of the adventures of being a researcher in these remote islands.
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.