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Kids and family

Auckland Museum aims to engage children in educational experiences through innovation and excellence in exhibitions, activity programmes, and use of its collection

The Museum encourages children to confidently develop an understanding of the world around them by exploring cultures, the arts, science and the environment.

  • Kiwioke

    MON TO FRI, 9 - 27 JAN, 10AM - 2PM
    MUSEUM GALLERIES, FREE WITH MUSEUM ENTRY

    During the school holidays, keep an eye out for Kiwioke Kevin and his original one-man karaoke machine as he roams the Museum’s galleries.

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  • Holly Christina presents: GatSong Musicians

    SAT 28 JAN, 11AM AND 1PM
    MUSEUM ATRIUM, FREE WITH MUSEUM ENTRY

    Join soloists and duos from the GatSong school of music, as they perform classics and their own creations on stage in the atrium.

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  • Lantern Festival 元宵节灯会

    Sat 11 and Sun 12 Feb 2017
    Museum wide, Free with Museum entry, 博物馆及其外侧区域, 凭博物馆门票可免费参加

    Join our Chinese New Year celebrations for 2017 - the year of the Rooster. We've got a full weekend of activities for the whole family to enjoy - plus the Museum will be open late for you to explore!

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  • Drum Line

    Offsite
    1 Apr 2017, 10am - 2.30pm
    Te Oro Community Centre, Glen Innes

    Head to Te Oro Community Centre to experience the best ethnic and contemporary drumming in Auckland.

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  • Kiwi Kids Music Festival

    SAT 22 AND SUN 23 APR, SAT 29 AND SUN 30 APR, 11AM AND 1PM
    ATRIUM, FREE WITH MUSEUM ENTRY

    Join Kiwi Kids Music for the best music for kids and families, made right here in Aotearoa, New Zealand! Hosted by the much loved entertainer, Suzy Cato, the Festival includes all your favourites including Captain Festus McBoyle, Levity Beet, Kath Bee, Mr Roberelli, plus a whole lot more.

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  • Discovery Trail

    Sat and Sun from 3 Dec, All day
    Weird & Wonderful, Free with Museum Entry

    Discover amazing things as you investigate and explore the fascinating creatures and curiosities of the Weird & Wonderful gallery.

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  • Storytime

    Sat and Sun from 3 Dec, 11-11.30am
    Weird and Wonderful, Free with Museum entry

    Gather ’round for a fun and interactive storytelling experience in our Weird & Wonderful gallery. Bring the whole family to Storytime — and get ready to listen, learn, clap and play.

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