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Experience the whole of New Zealand in one building! Te Papa is New Zealand's bold, innovative and interactive national museum. Explore the great treasures and stories of this country, its unique natural environment, Maori culture and taonga...more
The Museum of New Zealand "Te Papa" is the best place to find out all you need to know about New Zealand. One floor focusses on its discovery by the first Maori to the present. Imaginative displays and artifacts including a village, war canoes and...More
We primarily went to see the Gallipoli Exhibition this time, what an amazing exhibition, it draws you in to an experience that is so moving and at times emotionally overwhelming.
Do not miss it. Seeing the story of Hame Grace one of my ancestors made...More
A must visit for any visitor to wellington, covering history, culture, and folklore, and even amazing art. well set our and designed, helpful staff and you can break up the day with a snack or meal ta one of the two cafes.
I took my moko here when they were younger and they really enjoyed it. But when we went back recently there was hardly anything for them to explore.
The new layout means you have to lineup to get into different spaces they weren't patient enough...More
It is a museum, free entrance.
The NZ history is explained there, with many documents and objects coming from the past. I found very exciting to read the three articles of “the treaty of Waitangi”, where the Chiefs of the tribes agreed with the Queen...More
I’m not a huge museum person however I’ll tell you what. The war exhibit was incredible, amazing detail in some of the art works and it really made everything come to life. We didn’t spend long there but you could loose yourself for the good...More