Emotional powhiri as Te Papa welcomes Sir Peter Snell
18 April 2017 – An emotional Sir Peter Snell said today that gifting objects to Te Papa was an ‘amazing’ experience that helped ‘ease the guilt’ the sporting legend has felt for basing himself overseas.
Explore virtual realities in Te Papa Talks event this weekend
16 March 2017 – Te Papa Talks: Virtual Realities is a four-day public programme of events which will see experts from Australia and New Zealand host talks, workshops, and demonstrations of the ways virtual and augmented reality is changing our world.
Last chance to see Ngāti Toa Rangatira taonga and stories of Wellington at Te Papa
21 February 2017 – Wellingtonians and visitors to the capital have just a few more weeks to explore the taonga of Ngāti Toa Rangatira through Te Papa’s Whiti Te Rā! The story of Ngāti Toa Rangatira Exhibition, which closes to the public on March 17.