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Venue hire at Auckland Museum
With many unique and memorable venues to choose from, Auckland Museum provides a spectacular setting to host your next event.
With its striking neo-classical architecture and majestic columns, the Museum is one of Auckland’s premier event locations. Whether your event is big or small, you’ll find the venue to suit your requirements in one of Auckland’s most iconic buildings.
Auckland Museum provides a spectacular venue for any wedding. We offer exclusive hire of our spaces, sure to create an iconic backdrop for your special day.
Bring your gala dinner, conference, product launch or client presentation to this iconic Auckland venue - with a convenient city fringe location, parking, and unique spaces.
Celebrate the biggest night of the year at Auckland Museum.
Whether you need a filming location, a venue for a birthday or anniversary or any other type of event, we have lots of options to explore.
"A huge thank you for all your help in the lead up and onsite. The event was a giant success and honestly working with you on it was awesome. You were so great with all my adhoc questions and made it so easy to get everything together!”
- Event Specialist, Jenna Francis, March 2020
"We used the Grand Foyer for our 25th Anniversary event. The event was exceptional, and being hosted in such a grand building made the night even more special."
- Paul Graham, HealthLink, April 2019
"We held a wedding for our Son Darel (groom) and his wife Alya (bride) at the Museum Event Centre, it was a fabulous venue and the staff that we dealt with provided excellent service. We could not have asked for anything more on the night of the wedding with the lighting, decoration and staging – it was great. It was a beautiful wedding night and an event that we will remember for the rest of our lives. Thanks”
- Darel & Alya Wedding, 1 July 2018