Extended summer opening hours

Open 9AM - 5PM daily (except Christmas Day).
Standard hours of 10AM - 5PM daily resume Tue 9 Feb.

Twilight Tuesdays
Now open until 8.30PM every Tuesday evening. Find out more here.

Haere mai ki Te Ao Mārama
Welcome to your new South Atrium

The doors are open and we're ready to welcome you back to the new, transformed Tāmaki Paenga Hira War Memorial Museum.
 

Explore Te Ao Mārama

A welcome from Dr David Gaimster

A welcome from Dr David Gaimster

The Chief Executive of Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland Museum welcomes you to our new South Atrium, Te Ao Mārama: "What you will experience is the result of our deliberate intention to connect the past, present and future of this much-loved cultural destination." 

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Food and drink

Food and drink

Whether you're after a coffee on-the-run, a quick bite, a long lunch or prefer to bring your own kai, we've got options to suit any plan. Find out more about Tuitui Museum Bistro & Café, 1929, and the Kai Room.

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Brickman Awesome: Epic LEGO® Brick Creations
Exhibition

On now until Feb 28

Brickman Awesome: Epic LEGO® Brick Creations

Calling all LEGO® fans big and small! Don’t miss this exclusive chance to explore a world where everything is simply... awesome!

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Haere mai, Aucklanders!

Haere mai, Aucklanders!

Love the Museum and live in Auckland? The new MyMuseum card is for you. 

Simply show it for free general admission whenever you visit. There’s no need to queue – just dive in and explore! 

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Get more from your Museum

Get more from your Museum

For as little as $50 per year, you can enjoy unlimited free entry to paid exhibitions, discounted event tickets and exclusive Member only events.

As a Member, you’ll also receive discounts at our Museum Store, Tuitui Museum Bistro & Café and 1929.

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Hokohoko, the new Museum store

Hokohoko, the new Museum store

Te Ao Mārama is also home to Hokohoko, the transformed Museum store. With an extensive range of artworks, books, gifts and toys starring local makers and artists, the shop is a reflection of the taonga the Museum houses.