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Collections Online

Collections Online

Search Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland Museum's Collections Online, featuring over 800,000 records and 300,000 openly licensed images from our Natural Sciences, Documentary Heritage and Human History Collections.

Explore featured blogs, imagery, partnerships and data experiments. Ka taea hoki te rapu i te kohinga i roto i te reo Māori​.

Image: Atarangi, 2002 & 2001 © Michael Parekowhai. 2018.48.1, 2018.47.1.

Sir Edmund Hillary Archive

Sir Edmund Hillary Archive

Explore 7,000+ historic photographs from Sir Edmund Hillary’s extensive personal collection which provide a first-hand look at his world-leading expeditions, from the summit of Mount Everest to the South Pole in Antarctica.

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Director's Choice: Auckland Museum

Director's Choice: Auckland Museum

Auckland Museum's Chief Executive, Dr David Gaimster, explores the museum's extraordinary collection, each item with its own compelling backstory, in this volume—part of Scala's international Director's Choice series.

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Collection Stories

Collection Stories

Read about behind the scenes work at the Museum.

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Collection Topic Pages

Collection Topic Pages

Read articles about the Museum's collection written by expert staff.

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