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This small exhibition records changes over time to the shoreline of the Waitematā, and immediate surrounds through historical Auckland photography.
Museum Members, meet the underwater monsters that ruled the seas millions of years ago – and come back as many times as you like, for free! Book your free tickets for Sea Monsters here.
This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.
Have you ever wondered what the Museum looked like 90 years ago? Join us for a fascinating guided tour, spanning almost 100 years, from the early designs to the building you see today.
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Join us for an evening with two of New Zealand's finest classical musicians as they join forces to serenade you with their exclusively produced musical collaboration, hosted in Auckland Museum's iconic Grand Foyer.
Sea Monsters tells the story of how giant land vertebrates adapted to be giant prehistoric ocean predators. Members can get an exclusive preview of this awe-inspiring exhibition.
Join Dr Espen Knutsen on a journey back in time as he talks all about ancient marine reptiles and his work on these prehistoric creatures in the Arctic and Australia.
New Members, take an exclusive orientation tour with us and familiarise yourself with Auckland Museum.
We are excited to be hosting two 2021 Pacific Dance Festival events - Pacific Dance on Screen and TE PŌ - Pasifika Fashion Show. Come along and celebrate Pacific arts and culture at Tāmaki Paenga Hira.
Don’t miss this once in a lifetime chance to explore the underground world where many of our treasures are stored. What’s waiting for you down there? Book today and find out.
Spend a fun-filled night with some prehistoric ocean predators at our Sleepover with Sea Monsters.
Join us for the first exhibition in our new community-led gallery, the Te Taunga Community Hub!
This world-class exhibition from the British Museum will be well worth the wait.