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Auckland Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Auckland Museum Entry Ticket including Maori Cultural Performance
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Auckland Museum Entry Ticket including Maori Cultural Performance
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“war memorial”(273 reviews)
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Discover the history and culture of New Zealand through this memorial to those who sacrificed their lives in wartime.
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| The Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 0443
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All reviews maori culture war memorial new zealand te papa volcano exhibit great maori maori section nz history world war interesting exhibits rainy day beautiful building few hours on display guided tour couple of hours well worth the visit
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Reviewed today

This is a definite must visit location if you visit Auckland. You can get there via one of the two companies that does the Hop On/Hop Off bus service. Allow a few hours to have a good look around. The top floor holds the War...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After Te Papa, Auckland 's museum had a difficult task. However the combination of iconic location, friendly staff and accessibility for my wheelchair ensured this was a worthwhile way to spend an afternoon

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Quick and accessible landmark in Auckland. Those poppy flowers look really great..pick a sunny day to roam around and to take good pictures..

Thank Smokie B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great museum with very interesting exhibits. The Maori exhibit was extremely interesting and well done. They have a special special exhibit on butterflies. The World War 1, and World War II, were both interesting. The gift shop is great.

Thank Patty W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As the full name implies, this museum is a memorial to those of New Zealand who fell in World War 1. It also has exhibits on Maori life, geological evolution of the area. Dinosaur skeletons and flora and fauna of the country. There is an...More

Thank Artieg419
Reviewed 5 days ago

An interesting museum to visit. Lots of variety. Particularly excellent section on New Zealand and Paxific island culture. Our family took the option of the Maori Cultural snow. Was only 30 minutes but well worth the extra cost. We also enjoyed the section on volcanoes....More

Thank Jason_King1969
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful views, exhibits, and historical items. This museum has a bit of everything and is definitely a must-see destination.

Thank aleishabrett01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful location, easy to get to via bus, wonderful exhibitions especially the “Are we there yet? Women and Equality in Aotearoa” — it was heartwarming.

Thank CathyGG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much to see. Highly recommended. Three floors of excellent and interesting historical items. You need to spend at least three hours to see it all.

Thank Ingrid C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to showcase NZ’s culture and history. One of the best museums I’ve ever been to. It’s a must-see destination for tourists and locals alike. Just make sure you have comfy shoes on and lots of hours to burn coz it’s a massive place.

Thank Bigcookiebear
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Robert V
21 July 2018|
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Response from AucklandMuseum | Property representative |
Hi there Robert, if it's a large group of people, we suggest booking in advance, but for small parties it should be fine to just show up on the day! If you have any other questions, feel free to fire them through!
17 June 2018|
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Response from Courtney5454 | Reviewed this property |
20 mins up hill. There is a free red bus that goes from Queen St (Auckland's main st) or Britomart terminus just 100m or so from cruise terminals. Alternatively you could take the Link bus for a couple of bucks. The free red... More
Abhijit P
25 October 2017|
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Response from Tom V | Reviewed this property |
There is lots of parking and it's free parking.