Painting store tours

Grab this rare opportunity to go behind the scenes to have a look at Te Papa's art collection.

  • Learning areas and strands Visual Art – Understanding the Arts in Context; Communicating and Interpreting
  • Education type Education visit
  • Duration 60 minutes
  • Suitable for Year levels 11–13
  • Next available Available term 2, 2017
  • Cost $6.50 per student (teachers and parent helpers go free)
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The education programme

Book your special tour for up to 12 students and one teacher.

Guided by our educators, your secondary school students will:

  • see paintings by some of New Zealand’s most acclaimed artists, including Colin McCahon, Rita Angus, Ralph Hotere, Shane Cotton, Séraphine Pick, John Pule, and Gretchen Albrecht
  • hear fascinating stories about pieces in the national art collection.

Tours are limited, so book early.

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Contact us

To make a booking or discuss your visit options, contact:

Education Coordinator
Phone: (04) 381 7443