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Kids and family

Auckland Museum aims to engage children in educational experiences through innovation and excellence in exhibitions, activity programmes, and use of its collection

The Museum encourages children to confidently develop an understanding of the world around them by exploring cultures, the arts, science and the environment.

  • Treasures & Tales:
    Dino Discovery

    MON-FRI DURING JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS, 10AM, 11AM, & 1PM
    ORIENTATION SPACE, TE AO MARAMA SOUTH ATRIUM

    These holidays, your young ones will be entertained and delighted with these fun storytelling sessions. This is an interactive experience led by our inspiring learning team. Recommended for ages 5-12 yrs.

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  • Sleepover with Sea Monsters

    14-15 JUL, 16-17 JUL, 21-22 JUL, 23-24 JUL, 7PM-8AM
    $75 PER PERSON, $67.50 FOR MEMBERS

    Spend a fun-filled night with some prehistoric ocean predators at our Sleepover with Sea Monsters.

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  • Discovery Trail

    Saturdays and Sundays, All day
    Weird & Wonderful, Free with Museum Entry

    Discover amazing things as you investigate and explore the fascinating creatures and curiosities of the Weird & Wonderful gallery.

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