Te Papa: Your Essential Guide

Publication date: November 2010
NZ RRP (incl. GST): $9.99
Extent: 72 pp
Format: 215mm x 148 mm
Binding: PB
ISBN: 978-1-877385-73-5

Out of print. Buy new edition at Te Papa Store

This compact book full of beautiful images is the complete guide to, and memento of, your visit to the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

The guide provides an introduction to the national Museum and Kiwi culture. It explores not only Te Papa’s wide-ranging exhibitions, but also the thinking behind its fascinating architecture. Learn about Te Papa’s contemporary marae; dip into New Zealand’s natural world; sample the stories of settlement; and get a taste of art traditions from Māori taonga to stunning contemporary works.

Richly illustrated with highlights from the collections, it is a must-have for all visitors.