Explore Te Papa! 

Tama 1977, Walters, Gordon (1919–1995), New Zealand. Gift of Stephen Lachman, 1995. Te Papa
Tama 1977, Walters, Gordon (1919–1995), New Zealand. Gift of Stephen Lachman, 1995. Te Papa

Te Papa holds many of our nation’s most precious taonga. Join us to hear some of their fascinating stories.

Te Papa tells the fascinating stories of our unique country, Aotearoa New Zealand. Join us for an exciting, interactive journey of discovery through the national museum. Uncover some of the most intriguing stories of our taonga (cultural treasures).

Pick three or four of the following exhibition areas to be the focus of your visit.

 

And to celebrate Te Papa having two international exhibitions you can now include a trip to Colour & Light: Impressionism from France & America or Aztecs: Conquest and glory as part of your Explore Te Papa visit!

Medicine Chest circa 1880, Dakin Brothers, London. Acquisition history unknown. Te Papa
Medicine Chest circa 1880, Dakin Brothers, London. Acquisition history unknown. Te Papa

Programme information

Availability:Year round

Learning areas and strands: Social Sciences – Identity, Culture, and Organisation

Year level: Years 18

Duration:60 minutes

Cost per student: $6.50 (Teachers and parent helpers are free)

Full programme information: Essential reading prior to attending this programme. Explore Te Papa programme information (PDF, 49kB)

 

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