Friday, 12 August 2022 - Friday, 19 August 2022
Immerse yourself in a world more than 2000 years old with the largest exhibition the British Museum has ever loaned to Aotearoa, New Zealand. Featuring more than 170 ancient Greek artefacts, including priceless statues, weapons, jewellery and pottery - this truly is a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.
This partnership exhibition with Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei marks the 40th anniversary of the iwi's eviction from their ancestral lands on Takaparawhā Bastion Point.
9AM, SUNDAYS IN AUGUST
SPECIAL EXHIBITION SPACES
Come along for a special sensory-friendly Quiet Hours session in the Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes exhibition.
Enjoy a comfortable environment that supports autistic children and adults, those with specific sensory needs, and people who may prefer a quieter experience.
FRI 10 JUN - SUN 6 NOV
PICK UP FROM TE AO MĀRAMA SOUTH ATRIUM
The Greeks have arrived and they seem to have dropped some priceless treasures throughout the Museum! Follow our trail, answer the questions, and go in the draw to win some fabulous prizes.
Secrets of Stonehenge
Coming Summer 2022
Uncover the ancient mysteries and explore the modern discoveries of Stonehenge.
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.