Mysteries of Stonehenge

Merlin's Marvellous

Mysteries of Stonehenge

TUE 13 DEC - TUE 25 APR
SELF-GUIDED ACTIVITY TRAIL
FREE WITH MUSEUM ENTRY
TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM 

Stonehenge is a mysterious monument shrouded in myths and legends. Over the centuries, many of these myths have been busted by science, but others still endure. 

Embrace your inner magic with a little help from Merlin the enchanter. On this family-friendly quest through the Museum’s galleries, Merlin will reveal clues and surprising stories that will help you discover who built Stonehenge, when, how and why.

Pick up a copy of Merlin's Marvellous Mysteries of Stonehenge from Te Ao Mārama South Atrium.

Those who complete Merlin's Mysteries will go into the draw to win an awesome prize pack from the Museum Shop. Plus there will be monthly draws for family passes to Secrets to Stonehenge.

Secrets of Stonehenge

The brand-new international exhibition Secrets of Stonehenge is coming to Tāmaki Makaurau. Featuring more than 300 ancient artefacts from more than 4,000 years ago including stone tools, antler picks, pottery, gold and bronze objects, these artefacts and the latest scientific evidence reveal the secrets behind one of the world’s most inspiring and sacred sites.

SEE THE EXHIBITION

Secrets of Stonehenge