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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Open daily 10am – 6pm (except Christmas Day)
Te Papa is open from 10am–6pm (except Christmas Day). Find out more about visiting, and what there is to see and do.
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Real Modern tells a vibrant and varied story of real life in this compelling era through images and, above all, objects.
A powerful book of portraits offering an extraordinary, evocative snapshot of New Zealanders facing the First World War.
Prophecy, empire, and sacrifice – enter the dramatic world of the Aztecs!
This elegant, expert, and utterly up-to-date book contains over 1,500 samples from New Zealand's distinctive vocabulary.
A powerfully human and compelling illustrated history of New Zealand’s war experience.
New Zealand Film: An Illustrated History is the first comprehensive, illustrated, and locally authored New Zealand film history, celebrating over 100 years of our film industry.
A spectacular look at the history and traditions of the wedding dress. This book is an excellent accompaniment to Te Papa's exhibition, Unveiled: 200 Years of Wedding Dresses from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.