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(except Christmas Day)
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Charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities
55 Cable Street, Wellington
Assistance to help recover from the impacts of Covid-19 restrictions.
The Museum Hardship Fund provides a contestable grant designed to address the impact of forced closures and reductions as a result of Covid-19.
Print out the application and email or post it in.
How your application will be assessed.
Below are some examples of Museum Hardship Fund applications that would be considered eligible.
The following terms have been defined to provide some clarity for our applicants around the eligibility and criteria of the Museum Hardship Fund and its intended purpose.
View the recipients of first round of funding from the Museum Hardship Fund (Aug - Oct 2020).