Te Tiriti o Waitangi: Our Treaty

Explore the history and context around the signing of te Tiriti o Waitangi and why it is still important today.
This programme is currently under review – please contact us for more information.

Learning areas and strands

ANZ Histories, Social Studies

Education type

Education visit

Duration

1 hour

Suitable for

Years 3–10

Cost

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

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This programme is currently under review – please contact us for more information.

Guided by our educators, your students will:

  • explore circumstances surrounding New Zealand prior to te Tiriti o Waitangi’s creation

  • learn about the causes and effects of breaches to te Tiriti o Waitangi

  • consider how te Tiriti lives on today.

Please be aware that the documents forming te Tiriti o Waitangi are housed at Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa | National Library of New Zealand.

Waitangi, Feb 6, 2000, North Island, by Bruce Connew. Gift of the artist, 2004. Te Papa (O.029490)

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