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Rita Angus: Art Narratives Tour and High Tea Package

Celebrate New Zealand’s world of art on this guided tour of Toi Art at Te Papa.

  • Cost Adult: $45, Concession: $40.50, Child: $22.50, Family (2 AD + 2 CH): $120.83
  • Duration 90 mins
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Discover how Rita Angus and other influential New Zealand artists expressed their view of the world through their iconic works of art. Join your guide and look closely at Angus’ distinctive style and hear the stories behind the pieces in the national art collection.

To complement your experience, sit down in a setting that takes inspiration from classic works such as Fay and Jane Birkinshaw and the 40s era when Rita was most prolific. Immerse yourself in an experience that is quintessentially Rita with a selection of dainty savouries and delicious pastries.

Get even more out of your visit through Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist and the rest of Toi Art with this insightful tour and high tea experience.

Painting of two young girls sitting side by side. They are wearing red and white checked dresses and green cardigans


Rita Angus, Fay and Jane Birkinshaw, 1938, oil on canvas. Purchased 1998 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds. © Reproduced courtesy of the Estate of Rita Angus. Te Papa (1998-0028-3)