Zappo the Magician

Step into the wondrous world of magic with Zappo. This circus-themed magic show is sure to delight tamariki

  tamarikichildrenMāori | Noun
of all ages.

  • When | Āhea Tue 13 Jul 2021, 10.30am–11.15am
  • Where | Ki hea
    Te Marae | Rongomaraeroa, Level 4
  • Cost | Te utu Free event

Zappo the Magical Ring Master will take you on a fun-filled tour of his magical circus. Come along to a world of joy, make-believe, and mystery. You might also learn how to do magic yourself!

Zappo the Magician

Zappo has been entertaining audiences of all ages throughout Aotearoa New Zealand for the last 25 years. His many accomplishments include the Grand Master of Magic award in 2019 and the Top Children's Entertainer Award at the Variety Artists Club of New Zealand in 2015.

Supervision and photographs

Kids must be accompanied by an adult for all activities.

Filming and photography by Te Papa may take place at this event. The material might be shared online or through social media. Please let the event manager or a Te Papa host know if you or a child you are responsible for does not wish to be photographed or filmed.

A man in a red suit is gesticulating while standing on a colourful stage.


Zappo the Magician, 2019. Photo by Craig Boodee. Te Papa (141526)