Te Papa is New Zealand’s national museum, renowned for being bicultural, scholarly, innovative, and fun. Our success is built on our relationships with and ability to represent our community.
Our collections span five areas: Art, History, Pacific, Mâori, and Natural Environment. Our exhibitions are interdisciplinary and interactive, and we have dynamic events and education programmes. We also have thriving commercial enterprises, including a publishing division, conference operations, and retail stores.
Open every day of the year, including public holidays.
Hours: 10am−6pm, and 10am−9pm on Thursdays.