15 July - 1 November 2009
Visa Platinum Gallery, Level 4
Te Papa is open every day of the year, including public holidays.
Hours: 10am–6pm, except 10am–9pm on Thursdays
This exhibition traces the development of the Formula One racing car from the 1950s to the 2000s – one of the great design stories of our time.
Children (5 – 15 years):
Children (under 5 years):
Friends of Te Papa:
Friends – child:
– 2 adults, 2 children
– 2 adults, 1 child
– 1 adult, 2 children
– Additional child
|School groups – self-guided
School groups – guided
A ticket gives you admission to Formula One™ – The Great Design Race for one day.
In conjunction with the exhibition, there is an extensive Formula One events programme featuring exhibition floortalks, car displays, panel discussions, racing simulators, and more.
Check the events page for details and locations.
> Full events programme
Teachers, book an education programme and get your students up close to F1 cars, and stories. The programme has links to the Technology Curriculum and is suitable for both primary and secondary students, years 1–12.
Admission charges apply and bookings are essential.