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Te Papa is closed until further notice. Te Papa Covid-19 coronavirus information
Kua aukati a Te Papa kia puta rā anō he pānui. He mōhiohio nā Te Papa mō Covid-19 huaketokarauna
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(except Christmas Day)
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Charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities
55 Cable Street, Wellington
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