Tags : Museum
Timings : 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Entry Fee : Adult - NZD 25,
Child - NZD 10
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The Auckland War Memorial Museum has ensured the upholding and the glorification of the Māori culture - the traditional culture of the indigenous inhabitants of New Zealand. To keep the heritage alive in people’s memories, the museum tells many stories of the historical Māori life in New Zealand through talks, tours, exhibitions and programmes.
Many items and souvenirs resembling the Māori culture are sold online in the museum shop. Exclusive guest experiences are provided through award-winning Māori cultural performances, private tours and exclusive exhibition viewings. The Neoclassical style of architecture of the museum has been critically acclaimed and has received esteemed awards like the NZIA Gold Medal and the ACENZ Innovate NZ Gold Award.
The Auckland War Memorial Museum, also known as the Auckland Museum, plays a significant role and provides a deep insight into the city's history and the country as a whole. Its numerous exhibitions and collections cover many areas of interest, such as the World Wars, historical battles, arts and craft works, and the Pacific region's treasures. Not just this, the museum contains an exhibit of photographs. Also, it showcases the natural history of New Zealand, displaying over 1.5 million specimens. In front of the museum is the War Memorial. Complete with the Cenotaph and consecrated grounds, it was built mainly to remember those who lost their lives during the World Wars. However, many sections inside the museum also serve as parts of the memorial.
Monday to Sunday:
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
It is closed on Christmas day.
Monday to Saturday:
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Tūī package tour times include 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, and 1:30 PM. Additional 2:30 PM package is available from November to March.
Moa package tour times include 10:45 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, and 1:30 PM. Additional 12.45 pm package is available from November to March.
|-||Museum Entry||Kiwi Package (Museum entry+Highlights tour)||Tūī Package - (Museum Entry + Māori Cultural Performance)||Moa Package (Museum Entry + Māori Cultural Performance + Highlights Tour)|
|Auckland Residents||Free||NZD 25||NZD 30||NZD 40|
|New Zealand Residents||Donation invited||NZD 25||NZD 30||NZD 40|
|International Adult||NZD 25||NZD 40||NZD 40||NZD 55|
|International Child||NZD 10||NZD 20||NZD 20||NZD 25|
|International Family||NZD 60||NZD 100||NZD 100||NZD 100|
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