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Schedule for tomorrow

8:00 AM

Te Taunga Community Hub

SUN 04 DEC 2022 - TUES 7 FEB 2023
Te Taunga Community Hub

The Solomon Islands Auckland Wantok Association (SIAWA) proudly presents Holem strong kalsa blo iumi - Hold on to our culture, celebrating the colourful and vibrant culture of the Solomon Islands. Entirely curated by the community, the exhibit takes its name from a motto passed onto the New Zealand-born young generation.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

DOUBLE TROUBLE

ON DISPLAY NOW
FREE, TE AO MĀRAMA

First there was Peter, now meet Barbara. For the first time ever, Auckland Museum is the only place in the world to exhibit an adult male and female T. rex together. Don’t miss two of the rarest, real T. rex skeletons ever discovered.

10:00 AM

Gallery Highlights Tour

11AM & 1PM DAILY
$20 PER PERSON, $18 PER MEMBER

Get ready for one of the most interesting hours you’ll ever spend as our guide shows you around Auckland Museum. Explore our Museum’s most famous galleries and learn about Māori culture, achievements of Polynesian navigators and the unique nature of New Zealand.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Not One More Acre!

MĀORI COURT, FREE

This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.

10:00 AM

Māori Cultural Performance

TWO PERFORMANCES DAILY, 11.15AM & 1.45PM
Adult $30, Child $15, Family $80, Member $27

Experience a vibrant glimpse of Māori culture in an engaging performance which takes you on a journey through the story of Aotearoa New Zealand and Tāmaki Makaurau.

10:00 AM

Members’ Haere Mai Tour

NEXT TOUR: SUN 12 FEB, 10.30AM
FREE FOR MUSEUM MEMBERS, $15 FOR NON-MEMBERS

New Members, take an exclusive orientation tour with us and familiarise yourself with Auckland Museum.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Secrets of Stonehenge

NOW OPEN
$19 Adult, $17 Concession, $10 Child, $52 family (2 Adults + 2 Children). Members FREE

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.

10:00 AM

Merlin's Marvellous Mysteries
of Stonehenge

ON NOW
COLLECT YOUR QUEST MAP FROM TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM

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 uncover the facts of who, when, how, and why Stonehenge was built.

10:00 AM

Tāmaki Herenga Waka
Members' Tour

NEXT TOUR: TUE 7 FEB, 6.15PM
FREE FOR MUSEUM MEMBERS, $25 FOR NON-MEMBERS

Museum Members, join us on a 45-minute guided tour of our new Tāmaki Herenga Waka Stories of Auckland galleries.

10:00 AM

Ngā Kākano: Pacific Curatorial Practice through Teu Le Vā

LISTEN IN
FREE, ONLINE

What does Indigenising Curatorial Practice look like through a Pacific lens in Museums, what are Museums' responsibilities in this and how does change occur in this space?

10:00 AM

T. Rex Birthday Party

BOOKINGS NOW OPEN
AUCKLAND MUSEUM

Did you miss having a birthday party because of lockdown or COVID restrictions? Never mind the prehistoric past - there's no time like the present! Join us for a celebration, with a limited season of birthday parties with Peter and Barbara the T. rex.

1:30 PM

What's New Tour

WEEKDAY AFTERNOONS FROM 1.30PM
$20 PER PERSON

Take a 45 minute tour with one of our guides and discover what’s new at Auckland Museum. As your guide shares their knowledge with you on this fully accessible tour, with places to sit down and at a comfortable walking pace, you’ll discover the stories behind the incredible artworks in Te Ao Mārama South Atrium.

5:00 PM

AR Dinosaur Hunt

ON NOW
AUGMENTED REALITY AT AUCKLAND MUSEUM

Meet AR Dinos at the Museum! You’ll find them wandering in Weird & Wonderful, stalking Te Ao Mārama South Atrium and lurking in the Imaginarium - augmented reality dinosaurs are everywhere at Auckland Museum! Scan the codes with your phone to see six prehistoric giants come to life right before your eyes, then have your photo taken with them.

5:00 PM

Twilight Tuesdays

EVERY TUESDAY UNTIL 8.30PM

Your Museum will be open late every Tuesday evening until 8.30pm. Take in the relaxed atmosphere as the whole Museum is open for you to wander. Enjoy dinner or drinks at Tuitui Bistro & Café and browse our galleries at your own pace.

10:15 PM

The Incredible Rooftop Tour

Back by popular demand for the summer
10.15 DAILY + SELECT TUES EVENINGS, $30 PER PERSON, $27 PER MEMBER

The Incredible Rooftop Tour is back for a limited season this summer! Come up with us, hear the history and be amazed by the unbeatable views.

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Egypt: In the Time of Pharaohs

Coming Winter 2023 

Be transported to a distant past and explore ancient Egyptian culture and the land of pharaohs.

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