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Open every day 10am—6pm
(except Christmas Day)
Free entry for everyone
Charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities
55 Cable Street, Wellington
Get even more out of your visit to Te Papa by letting our guides bring the stories of Aotearoa New Zealand’s people and landscapes to life.
Discover New Zealand's rich history and cultures through Te Papa's world-leading exhibitions and treasures. Ideal for visitors with limited time or wanting an introduction to New Zealand's rich history and cultures.
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**NEW TOUR EXPERIENCE** Uncover more about New Zealand's young history on a guided tour of the national art collection in Toi Art.
Discover even more about the jaw-dropping detail and unconventional creativity of wearable art on the WOW Up Close Exhibition Tour – Book via Ticketmaster website
Explore Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War with the peace and stillness this subject matter deserves by entering the exhibit half an hour before the public.
He toi whakairo, he mana tangata. Where there is excellence, there is human dignity. Experience the living and breathing culture of the Māori people through the taonga (treasures) in our museum.
Arrived late in the day? Want to avoid the crowds? Discover Te Papa's highlights as the sun begins to set.
通过生动翔实的中文讲解，让您进一步了解新西兰的历史文化，聆听馆藏珍宝背后的故事。 The perfect way to get an overview of Te Papa’s highlights, Māori treasures, and New Zealand history.
Let our guides take your friends and whānau on a guided journey of Te Papa – New Zealand's national museum.
Coming with a group or want an intimate tour experience? Enjoy a private tour in your preferred language and theme.