February, 2019

This is a repeating event

2019Fri15Feb5:00 pm8:00 pmAuckland Museum opens late for the Auckland Lantern Festival5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Festival,Free,Museums and GalleriesWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Auckland Museum Open Late for the Lantern Festival

Event Details

Auckland Museum celebrates the Lantern Festival 2019

Museum will be fully open* until 8pm on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 February.

Step into the Grand Foyer and admire the Museum’s  lantern decorations, enjoy some amazing balloon art and take advantage of the extra opening hours to see our exhibition Secret World of Butterflies before it closes on Sun 17 Feb.

The 1929 Espresso Bar will also be open late, offering small bites and Allpress coffee.

*Please note, access point to the Museum from 5 to 8pm is accessible only through the Grand Foyer. Also the underground car park is not available for parking.

For full details on getting transport details for the Lantern Festival, visit Auckland Transport.


FREE entry.


Auckland MuseumAuckland War Memorial Museum tells the story of New Zealand, its place in the Pacific and its people and is a war memorial for the Auckland province.Ph: 09-309 0443 Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1021, New Zealand