Talking Pictures

Take an interactive journey of discovery through the Toi Art exhibition spaces at Te Papa.

Learning areas and strands

Visual Arts, English

Education type

Education visit


1 hour

Suitable for

Years 1–10


$6.50 per student (free for teachers and parent helpers)

Book now

Guided by our educators, your students will:

  • Explore our art gallery spaces that display Aotearoa New Zealand’s national art collection and hear the stories that sit behind the amazing contemporary, and historical artworks on display

  • Experience artworks and art ideas through fun activities.

Rebecca Baumann, Automated colour field (Variation 8), 2017, flip clocks, paper. Te Papa (2018-0003-1/AA to FJ)

Learning innovation e-newsletter

Hear about our new education programmes, resources, and exhibitions, plus opportunities for teacher previews and professional development.