Virtual Excursions
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Can’t make it to Te Papa? Book a personalised virtual tour with one of our educators. It’s the next best thing to being here.

  • Education type Education visit
  • Duration 60 minutes
  • Suitable for Years 3–13
  • Cost $50 per session
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The education programme

Your learners will:

  • connect with one of our friendly and knowledgeable educators, using Google Hangouts to explore a real Te Papa exhibition without leaving the classroom
  • talk directly with the educator as they walk through the space with a stedicam
  • ask questions, request close-ups, and influence the tour’s focus
  • discover incredible taongataonga treasures and their stories as though you were here with them.

Exhibition options

This programme is available from 7 March, 2017.

Sessions begin at 9am Monday–Friday, before the museum opens to the public. Booking is essential.

Choose one of the following long-term exhibitions to explore:

  • Mountains to Sea – natural environment topics
  • Mana Whenua – Māori culture topics
  • Tangata o le Moana: The story of Pacific people in New Zealand – Pacific cultures topics
  • Awesome Forces – geology and landscape topics

You will need:

  • a computer with a webcam and microphone
  • a Google account so you can set up a Google Hangout.

Contact us

To make a booking or discuss your visit options contact:

Education Coordinator
Email: reservations@tepapa.govt.nz
Phone: (04) 381 7443