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late every Tuesday evening until 8.30pm.

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Something big is coming
TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM

Huge news

Something big is coming

First there was Peter, now meet Barbara. Don’t miss two of the rarest, real T. rex skeletons ever discovered in a world-first only at Auckland Museum. 

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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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