LGBTQI+ histories of Aotearoa New Zealand Kōrero takatāpui ki Aotearoa

Explore queer objects, artworks, and stories in Te Papa’s collections and discover more about the rich histories of Aotearoa New Zealand’s LGBTQI+ communities and icons – including the AIDS Quilt, Carmen Rupe, and Xena: Warrior Princess.

This is an ongoing online project. If you have any suggestions for stories or topics that you would like see, please email