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Uncover the ancient mysteries and modern discoveries of Stonehenge


How did 25 tonnes of towering stones end up in a field in Wiltshire, England? What purpose did this awe-inspiring monument serve for an ancient civilisation? Why do some consider this monument to be magical or sacred?

Unlock the answers to the mysteries surrounding the UNESCO World Heritage Site at this brand-new international exhibition, arriving exclusively to Auckland Museum on Friday 3 December. Tickets on sale Monday 8 November.

The exhibition delves into the science, history and mythology of Stonehenge - discover the secrets of what it meant to the people who built it, and what it means to the world today.

 

TICKETS ON SALE 8 NOV

AUAHA ATEA NUI, SPECIAL EXHIBITION SUITE
$19 ADULT
$10 CHILD (5 - 13), UNDER 5 FREE
$48 FAMILY (2 ADULTS + 2 CHILDREN)
FREE ENTRY FOR MUSEUM MEMBERS - BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

  • Explore the cutting-edge research and the latest scientific evidence, revealing the secrets behind one of the world’s most inspiring and sacred sites
  • View more than 300 ancient artefacts, including stone tools, antler picks, pottery, gold and bronze objects and even a bronze axe with ancient graffiti
  • Be intrigued by the stories behind the people who built Stonehenge and their intentions
  • Immerse yourself in the experience through videos, digital animations, slide shows, touch screens and interactive tables

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Tickets

Tickets are timed-entry every 30 minutes. Book your preferred time to enter and stay as long as you like.

$19 ADULT, $10 CHILD (5 - 13), UNDER 5 FREE
$48 FAMILY (2 ADULTS + 2 CHILDREN)

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FREE with a
Museum Membership

Become a Museum Member and get unlimited free entry to Stonehenge as well as all other paid exhibitions, discounted event tickets, invites to exclusive Members' only sessions and more.

 

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