Vehicle access: Our vehicle entrance will be reduced to one lane from 25 July until the end of November 2022, due to the construction of a new set of traffic lights outside Te Papa.
Info about vehicle access to Te Papa 25 Jul – Nov 2022

Matariki 2018 teaching resource – English and mātauranga Māori

We have developed two comprehensive teaching resources, one in English and one in mātauranga Māori with reo translation, to support your students’ learning about Matariki in school. 

These resources use our rich online collections so students can explore taonga and their stories, and explore themes of renewal and innovation within Matariki.

  • Education type Education resource
  • Suitable for All age groups but particularly relevant for primary


Mātauranga Māori with reo translation

Pataka, a Māori food store


Pataka, 1864, by Major General Horatio Robley. Te Papa (1992-0035-838)