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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Open daily 10am – 6pm (except Christmas Day)
Te Papa is open from 10am–6pm (except Christmas Day). Find out more about visiting, and what there is to see and do.
Browse New Zealand's rich history through pictures, videos, and articles.
If you’re an educator, a museum professional, a researcher, or a curious mind, our wealth of information, resources and educational opportunities will help you learn and teach.
Find out more about Te Papa, what we do, and how to answer your questions.
Find out how you could help keep our programmes running, and to support the development of collections and preservation of the nation’s treasures
Learn how to look after your treasured items, with easy-to-follow advice from our experts.
Learn how to preserve fabric and other textiles.
Learn how to preserve photographs – physical and digital.
Learn how to preserve wooden objects and Māori treasures.
Learn how to preserve paintings.
Learn how to preserve prints, documents, books, and other paper objects.
Learn how to preserve metal, glass, ceramic, and stone objects.