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See our collections come to life over a cuppa

Auckland Museum At Home

See our collections come to life over a cuppa

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

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Love & Loss
Free with Museum entry

New exhibition

Love & Loss

From letters to direct messages, the way we communicate has changed over time, but what we say hasn't: "I love you, I miss you." Explore stories of lives lived in letters in this emotive new exhibition.

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A space with meaning
New artworks

Te Ao Mārama South Atrium

A space with meaning

Meet the artists who conceived and crafted the artworks that inhabit Te Ao Mārama, and learn about the tikanga of the space. 

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Stories of Auckland
Four new galleries

Tāmaki Herenga Waka

Stories of Auckland

Tāmaki Herenga Waka means "the gathering place of many waka", and these new galleries chronicle Auckland's past, capture its present, and look to the future.

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