This medal is the first official state gift given to a Māori chief by a foreign leader, yet it vanished from Aotearoa New Zealand for over 200 years. On display now.
Te Papa has joined forces with Weta Workshop to create an exhibition like no other. Open until 2019. Free entry
See the Olympic gold medals won by New Zealander Sir Peter Snell, and read the unique back story of the shoes he wore as he won gold.