Explore Te PapaTūhuratia Te Papa

Join us for an exciting, interactive journey of discovery through New Zealand’s national museum, Te Papa.

Learning areas and strands

variable by request

Education type

Education visit


1 hour

Suitable for

ECE, Years 1–13


$3 per ECE student; $6.50 per student Years 1–13 (free for teachers and parent helpers)

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Guided by our learning specialists, you will:

  • Be introduced to taonga and stories of Aotearoa.

  • See New Zealand’s most precious and intriguing taonga and hear the fascinating stories of our unique country. This can be a good option if your students are new to Te Papa or visiting Wellington from afar, or overseas. Contact us for more information.

In the requirement section on the booking form, please choose up to three of the following exhibitions to explore:

  • Toi Art

  • Te Taiao | Nature

  • Passports

  • Rongomaraeroa | Te Marae

  • Manu Rere Moana

  • Mana Whenua

  • Tangata o le Moana

Te Kōhanga | Nest
Looking at a moa egg, 2019. Te Papa

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