General admission to Te Papa is free – just walk in. Booking an event, special exhibition, or tour? Use these shortcuts to book your tickets.
Book one of our daily guided tours, or a private tour tailored to your interests and language requirements.
Bug Lab exhibition
This summer Te Papa and Weta Workshop bring you a science exhibition like no other – a spectacular, immersive experience ‘designed by bugs, for humans’.
To secure your spot at a StoryPlace session, buy your tickets up to seven days in advance from the Information Desk on Level 2.
We take bookings for early childhood centres and play groups (must be 10–25 people) online.