Auckland Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira

Arts, Culture & Heritage in Central Auckland

Nau Mai Haere Mai - Welcome to Auckland Museum, where exciting stories of New Zealand people, the Pacific, flora, fauna and landforms of our unique islands, are told within a memorial dedicated to those who have sacrificed their lives for our country.

In one of New Zealand's most outstanding historical buildings, boldly situated in the Domain - a central city pleasure garden - you encounter exhibitions that will excite you with the artisitc legacy and cultures of the Pacific people. See the monumental carvings, buildings, canoes and taonga (treasures) of the Maori.

The diversity of cultures which now combine to form the rich tapestry of race, nationality and creed which is modern New Zealand.


Auckland Domain
Auckland Central

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Other details about Auckland Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira

  • Transport
    • Proximity to town: few minutes drive from cenral Auckland
    • Proximity to airport: 20-30 min drive from Auckland Airport
    • Proximity to coach: few minutes drive
    • Parking: YES
  • Price range & Conditions


    • Adult pricing: $25 to $55


    Other charges: Selected child/adult rates for various products

    Cancellation policy:

    24 hours advance notice.

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