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Open today from 10am - 5pm

Free entry for Aucklanders 

Plan your visit

We’re making exciting changes!

We are creating new experiences and galleries for everyone who visits. This will change how you enter the Museum and move around, as our South Atrium entrance is currently closed.

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Photographing Early Auckland 1850s- 1870s

This small exhibition records changes over time to the shoreline of the Waitematā, and immediate surrounds, through historical Auckland photography.

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Ngā Whare Whakairinga
Explore the Galleries

The taonga (treasures) from Māori, the peoples of Oceania and New Zealand, and our natural world are waiting to be discovered across three floors of magnificent galleries.

Kohikohinga Rorohiko
Collections Online

Whare Taonga Āpopo

Future Museum

We are revitalising our spaces to provide a world-class experience for our visitors and to showcase even more of our collections.

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