If you want to make sure you see the best the Museum has on offer, along with some insider knowledge, then a guided tour is the way to go.
Specialist or group tours can be arranged, or check here for our standard tours.
Audio and video recording
Please note audio and/or video recording of Auckland Museum guided tours is not permitted.
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.Read more
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.Read more
New Members, take an exclusive orientation tour with us and familiarise yourself with Auckland Museum.Read more
Museum Members, join us on a 45-minute guided tour of our new Tāmaki Herenga Waka Stories of Auckland galleries.Read more
Exclusive to Auckland Museum Institute Members, enjoy a guided tour of the highlights of the Museum's collection and the Museum itself.Read more