Events this month


    Join us to celebrate the stunning new book Te Ara  Puoro: A journey into the world of Māori music byRichard Nunns and Alan Thomas.

    Discover New Zealand hip hop with special tours and workshops.

    Sun 2 Nov 11.30pm–3.30pm

    Throughout Te Papa, free entry

5 November 2014

    Kirstie’s talk will highlight moving personal accounts and associated collection items.

    A discussion, chaired by Adam Art Gallery Director Christina Barton, on the possibilities and aesthetics of collecting in the digital era, with Associate Professor Roger Blackley; Curator of Contemporary Art at Te Papa, Sarah Farrar; Jim Barr, collector; and art writer, Anthony Byrt

15 November 2014

16 November 2014

    Celebrate Thailand’s enchanting Loy Krathong festival with music and dance from the Thai community, and bring a krathong (lantern) to float in the lagoon.

26 November 2014

29 November 2014