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Open every day 10am—6pm
(except Christmas Day)
Free entry for everyone
Charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities
55 Cable Street, Wellington
Exhibitions that opened in 2021.
Get hands on and make ngatu (Tongan bark cloth) with the women of Akomai Heritage, and learn about how the process is changing and thriving in Aotearoa.
Closed6 Feb – 14 Feb 2021
Exhibition Ngā whakaaturanga
Join ceramic artists and clayworkers, learn the craft, and experience the infinite possibilities of clay.
Closed18 Feb – 28 Feb 2021
Explore skate culture with panel talks, workshops, and a one-day skating event.
Closed20 Feb – 7 Mar 2021
A selection of postcards offering views of popular travel destinations in Aotearoa New Zealand from more than a hundred years ago.
Closed24 Feb – 5 Apr 2021
See the taonga and hear the stories behind the TV1 series National Treasures.
Closed8 Mar – 18 Apr 2021