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Discover your dream wedding at Auckland Museum

If you're looking for a wedding location that will make your day truly special, look no further than one of Auckland Museum’'s stunning wedding venues.



Traditional Hindu Weddings at Auckland Museum

With capacity for up to 450 guests, a choice of caterers and the ability to carry out fire ceremony (Saptapadi) – Auckland Museum is a truly special backdrop to celebrate the coming together of two families.

Wedding package details

We offer wedding packages to make planning your special day that much easier. Please note that while we aren’t able to offer self-catering, we work with four accredited caterers who can help to create your perfect wedding menu.

Download the brochure for pricing information, package inclusion and more

Choose from two incredible spaces

With its striking neo-classical architecture and majestic columns, the Museum provides an elegant backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception.

Choose to hold your wedding in either the Event Centre with its magnificent views of the city and harbour, or in the marbled Grand Foyer with its dramatic doric columns and spectacular stained-glass lead-light ceiling soaring three floors above.

Event Centre

  • Host your ceremony, pre-dinner drinks and reception.
  • Seat up to 450 guests or 500 standing for a reception
  • Two pre-function spaces accommodating 120 guests each
  • Available day and evening, 7 days a week.

Weddings in the Events Centre

Read more about the Event Centre.

Grand Foyer

  • Host your ceremony and reception, with pre-dinner drinks on the steps of the Museum or within Origins Gallery.
  • Seat up to 150 guests for a reception
  • Host 300 guests at a cocktail-style reception
  • Available for evening events 7 days a week

Weddings in the Grand Foyer

Read more about the Grand Foyer.

Make an enquiry today

We want to help you make your wedding at the Museum a truly memorable experience.
To enquire about hosting your wedding at Auckland Museum phone 09 302 9765 or email us at, or complete the form below.



Plan your Wedding at Auckland Museum

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Handpicked by The Bridal Club

Auckland Museum is part of The Bridal Club, a hand picked collection of only the very best venues and suppliers for New Zealand weddings.