April, 2021

This is a repeating event

2021Mon12Apr10:00 am5:00 pmDiscover Stories of Auckland in Tāmaki Herenga Waka at Auckland Museum10:00 am - 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School HolidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tamaki stories Auckland Museum

Event Details

Discover our city Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland in Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland in the school holidays at Auckland Museum.

Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland is a brand-new gallery sharing the stories of the people and places that make up Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.

From expansive audio-visual experiences reaching back through millennia to individuals telling their specific stories of place, Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland lets you take a look at Tāmaki like you’ve never seen it before.

With more than 60 stories, 500 objects, 25 films, and lots of interactive experiences the new galleries truly have something for everyone in your family to enjoy!

The museum is open 10AM – 5PM weekdays, 9AM – 5PM weekends and public holidays. Open until 8.30PM every Tuesday evening.


General Admission entrance is FREE for Auckland residents and Auckland Museum Members, or by donation for those from the rest of New Zealand.

You’ll need to bring your Auckland Museum Membership or MyMuseum card, or proof of address such as a library card or utility bill.


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