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Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition

Friday, 23 June 2017, 1:31 pm | Auckland Museum

The ever-popular Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition returns exclusively to Auckland Museum direct from the Natural History Museum in London. Featuring 100 new photographs of the very best international wildlife imagery by photographers ... More >>

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Direct from London

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 9:21 am | Auckland Museum

Auckland Museum is delighted to exclusively bring the world-renowned exhibition Wildlife Photographer of the Year to Auckland. On loan from the Natural History Museum in London, the free exhibition will open on Friday 7 July featuring 100 new awe-inspiring ... More >>

Last Days – Don’t Miss Out

Monday, 8 May 2017, 2:59 pm | Auckland Museum

Monday 8 May 2017 –Auckland Museum’s free Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa exhibition has been named an Exhibition Media Award winner for its innovative blend of culture and technology at the international 2017 GLAMi Awards, part of the Museums and the ... More >>

Exciting programme of music events for the school holidays

Friday, 31 March 2017, 9:35 am | Auckland Museum

Auckland Museum presents two exciting programmes to keep the kids entertained for the April school holidays from Tuesday 18 April through to Sunday 30 April. More >>

ANTARCTICA: while you were sleeping opens tonight

Friday, 24 March 2017, 12:46 pm | Auckland Museum

Tonight, our Museum will transform into a life-size Antarctic iceberg for the world premiere of ANTARCTICA: while you were sleeping . More >>

ANTARCTICA - while you were sleeping

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 9:10 am | Auckland Museum

The world premiere of visual artist Joseph Michael's ANTARCTICA - while you were sleeping opens in just ten days. More >>

ANTARCTICA - while you were sleeping

Friday, 10 March 2017, 3:43 pm | Auckland Museum

Auckland Arts Festival is underway and in just two weeks our Museum will transform into a life-size Antarctic iceberg for the world premiere of ANTARCTICA: while you were sleeping . More >>

Auckland Museum and RNZ present The Volume Scene Report

Friday, 17 February 2017, 3:31 pm | Auckland Museum

Auckland Museum and RNZ have teamed up in celebration of the flagship exhibition Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa with a competition to find original voices from Auckland’s youth for a new podcast series. More >>

Auckland Museum Recognised As Global Leader

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 2:47 pm | Auckland Museum

Auckland War Memorial Museum has been recognised as an example of best practice in the World Wide Web Consortium’s most recent “ Data on the web ”. Founded by Tim Berners-Lee, the W3C sets and maintains the standards that help make the web ... More >>

Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa

Thursday, 29 December 2016, 10:57 am | Auckland Museum

Turn up the volume this summer with our new exhibition exploring seven decades of New Zealand music and the homegrown talent behind it. Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa is the first major exhibition of New Zealand music. More >>

Auckland Museum presents The Volume Sunday Sessions

Thursday, 15 December 2016, 10:21 am | Auckland Museum

Sit back and celebrate local music with the Volume Sunday Sessions at Auckland Museum in partnership with the Music Managers Forum and The Rockshop . Pull up a bean bag and settle in for the sounds of some of our most talented musicians on the last Sunday ... More >>

Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa at Auckland Musuem

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 11:27 am | Auckland Museum

A landmark exhibition on New Zealand music, Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa opens at Auckland Museum in just three weeks on Friday October 28. More >>

Auckland Museum to launch in Google's new Cultural Institute

Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 11:40 am | Auckland Museum

Natural history enthusiasts can now get a taste of New Zealand’s most unique natural wonders with just a few clicks of a mouse. More >>

Celebrate Matariki and Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

Thursday, 16 June 2016, 1:07 pm | Auckland Museum

Nau mai, piki mai ki Tāmaki Paenga Hira ki te whakahōnore te Wiki o te Reo Māori me Matariki - More >>

Search for a Soldier this ANZAC Day

Wednesday, 20 April 2016, 11:09 am | Auckland Museum

Search for a Soldier this ANZAC Day 100 years on from the first Anzac Day commemorations, Auckland War Memorial Museum invites history buffs, war researchers, genealogists and the naturally curious to find a mystery fallen New Zealand WWII Serviceman. The ... More >>

New Exhibition Home Front Opening 26 FEB 2016

Friday, 8 January 2016, 1:53 pm | Auckland Museum

Focusing on life ‘at home’ during the First World War, the Home Front exhibition will explore how events half a world away shaped lives at home. This is the third in a series of WWI Centenary commemorative exhibitions. More >>

Museum honours outstanding individuals

Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 3:24 pm | Auckland Museum

Auckland War Memorial Museum last night honoured the careers of four outstanding individuals in its annual Museum Medals ceremony held at the Museum on Tuesday 24th November. More >>

Auckland War Memorial Museum First to Light Up

Friday, 23 October 2015, 8:27 am | Auckland Museum

This Saturday 24 October, Auckland Museum will be the very first international landmark to light up brilliant blue to commemorate UN Day and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations. More >>

Auckland Museum Leads Follow up Expedition to Kermadecs

Friday, 16 October 2015, 4:26 pm | Auckland Museum

This weekend a team of scientists will head off to the Kermadec Islands to continue Auckland Museum’s ongoing research into the biodiversity of the Kermadec Islands Marine Reserve. More >>

Auckland Museum to Host CNZ's Fono

Thursday, 8 October 2015, 2:06 pm | Auckland Museum

AUCKLAND MUSEUM TO HOST CREATIVE NEW ZEALAND’S INAUGURAL NATIONAL PACIFIC HERITAGE ARTS FONO Auckland War Memorial Museum is proud to host the first ever national Pacific Heritage Arts Fono. Running from Thursday 22 October through to Saturday 24 October, ... More >>

 

 

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