Arrivals – primary education visit
Waewae Tapu – he toronga kura tuatahi

Discover the intrepid travellers who journeyed to AotearoaAotearoa New Zealand and made this country their home.

  • Learning areas and strands Social Sciences – Identity, Culture and Organisation; Place and Environment; Continuity and Change
  • Duration 60 minutes
  • Suitable for Year levels 1–8
  • Next available Term 2 - 2016
  • Cost $6.50 per student (teachers and parent helpers go free)
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The education programme

Guided by our educators, your primary school students will:

  • explore the amazing migrations made to AotearoaAotearoa New Zealand from the Pacific, Europe, and beyond
  • uncover the knowledge, skills, and taongataonga treasures travellers brought to AotearoaAotearoa New Zealand
  • find out how early explorers and settlers shaped AotearoaAotearoa New Zealand into the incredible country it is today.

Options

Choose one of the following programme areas:

  • First People
  • Journeys from Afar
  • Our Diverse Communities

Programme information

Download the programme outlines:

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Trunk, circa 1900, China, maker unknown. Gift of Mr Bing Wong, 1995. CC BY-NC-ND licence. Te Papa (GH004850/2)

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Trunk, circa 1900, China, maker unknown. Gift of Mr Bing Wong, 1995. CC BY-NC-ND licence. Te Papa (GH004850/2)

Contact us

To make a booking or discuss your visit options contact:

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