World of WearableArt – Up Close Tour

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

  • Where
    Amokura Gallery, Level 4
  • Cost Adults from $42.50
  • Duration 45 minutes (approx.)
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Tours are booked via the Ticketmaster website. Click here to book you chosen date and time at Ticketmaster (link is external). 

Join your Te Papa Host and take a journey through this extraordinary exhibition featuring over 35 award-winning garments, created by designers from New Zealand and around the world. On this tour, your guide will share with you the stories behind the designs and more about how these breath-taking works of art have been created. 

After your tour, you’ll be free to explore the exhibition at your leisure.

Tours include exhibition entry and are available:

  • every day at 16:00
  • extra tours at 11:30 on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Booking fees apply. 

For a private tour and further information, please contact

Colourful stage set with person in costume


Underling, Gillian Saunders, New Zealand. Images courtesy of World of WearableArt Ltd