Te Papa is closed until further notice. Te Papa Covid-19 coronavirus information
Kua aukati a Te Papa kia puta rā anō he pānui. He mōhiohio nā Te Papa mō Covid-19 huaketokarauna
Te Papa was created so that the nation may understand and treasure the past, enrich the present, and meet the challenges of the future.
Collections cannot be created without benefactors.
Exhibitions cannot be created without items from Te Papa’s collections.
Preservation is what ensures Te Papa’s collections continue to be accessed and can be enjoyed by future generations.
Te Papa has interests in all areas of art, heritage, science and achievement. Its five major collection areas are:
To talk to us about how you can support the Foundation:
Ph: 04 381 7198