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Venue hire at Auckland Museum
TUES 19, WED 20 and FRI 15 & 22 FEB
11:00AM and 12:30PM
MEET IN SOUTH ATRIUM
ADULTS & CHILDREN $20
* PLEASE NOTE: THE TOUR ON FRIDAY 22ND HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POOR WEATHER
Take advantage of this rare chance to learn more about one of the city’s most beloved heritage buildings and our ongoing role as kaitiaki (guardians), working to restore and preserve its iconic features for the future. You will also enjoy incredible panoramic views from the Museum’s rooftop.
Each session is approximately 45 minutes long. Learn about the museums steps towards sustainability or more on the history of the beautiful city of Auckland. Suitable for adults and children aged 8 and over. Sessions are limited to 15 people; book now to secure your place.
The tour includes stairs and is not suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs. A moderate fitness level is required. This is an outdoor event so bringing wet weather gear is advised.
Please note: flat, enclosed shoes must be worn. If ticket holders have still not adhered to wearing correct footwear on the day we will refuse them to join tour
All bags must be checked into lockers, with the exception of handbags which are secured with a shoulder strap. Umbrellas are not permitted on the Museum roof.
Inclement weather cancellation:
In the case of severe weather, heavy rain or strong winds, the event will be cancelled and refunds will be provided. We will notify all ticket holders by 9.30am of any cancellations and update the Auckland Museum website.