The Museum tells the story of New Zealand, its place in the Pacific and its people.

The Museum is a war memorial for the province of Auckland and holds one of New Zealand's top three heritage libraries. It has pre-eminent Māori and Pacific collections, significant natural history resources and major social and military history collections, as well as decorative arts and pictorial collections.

Annual Plan 2024/25

Annual Plan 2024/25

We are pleased to present to you our Annual Plan for FY 2024/25, which represents a year of transition as we launch our new Strategic Direction, The Path to 2029. 

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Governance

Governance

Tāmaki Paenga Hira is Auckland’s War Memorial Museum, home to an ongoing remembrance of New Zealand’s service personnel. The Museum is also New Zealand’s oldest research institution, actively contributing to societal and environmental understanding, with an international benchmark-setting focus on indigenous knowledge. 

Click through to explore the Museum's governance, annual plans and reports, and more. 

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Executive Team

Executive Team

Find out about the people who provide strategic leadership to Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum. 

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Rainbow Tick

 

In September 2018, Auckland Museum received accreditation into the Rainbow Tick programme. 

We’re proud to be the first Rainbow Tick certified Museum and cultural institution nationally.

The Rainbow Tick is an external audit and quality improvement programme designed to help an organisation to be a safe, welcoming and inclusive place for people of diverse gender identity and sexual orientation.
 

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