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late every Tuesday evening until 8.30pm.

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TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM

Something big has arrived

T. REX IS KING

Feel the ground shake? The greatest predator that ever lived has come to Auckland Museum.

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Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes
OPEN NOW - CLOSES SUN 6 NOV

Major international exhibition

Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes

Witness the exhibition 2000 years in the making. 

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Short arms, long stay
TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM

Peter the T. rex extends his visit

Short arms, long stay

Visitors now have until late 2023 to meet our very special guest. 

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Ukraine: The Cost of Freedom
OPEN NOW - CLOSES SUN 23 OCT

Te Taunga Community Hub

Ukraine: The Cost of Freedom

An exhibition of compelling photographs offering a glimpse of life from the frontline of the devastating war against Russian forces. Held in Te Taunga Community Hub in the Grand Foyer.

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The Photography of Olaf Petersen
OPEN NOW - CLOSES THUR 23 MAR

Nature Boy

The Photography of Olaf Petersen

See our country through a different lens. Immerse yourself in the captivating work of award-winning photographer Olaf Petersen, one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s finest nature photographers.

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What's new at Auckland Museum 

The gift of curiosity

With unlimited free entry to all paid exhibitions, discounted event tickets and exclusive Member-only events, a Museum Membership is the gift that keeps on giving year-round.

SEE OPTIONS FROM $60

The gift of curiosity

 

Auckland Museum at Home

See our collections come to life over a cuppa 

If you’re in need of an at-home Museum fix, experience some of the best parts of Tāmaki Paenga Hira right here.

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Auckland Museum at Home

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