Was in here by chance on the hop and off bus but only an hour and was very surprised. Loveley artefacts and a beautiful building to go with it.
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This Amazing interactive exhibition gave children a small understanding of what it was like for the soldiers in WW1. The experience involved signing up, taking a medical check and drilling. All this was lead by soldiers and nurses in period costume. The children could try...More
The museum is filled with fantastic exhibits that range from Volcanoes to Māori artifacts to ancient Chinese artifacts to World War 1 and items of historical significance. Each exhibit contains detailed information, and there are shows where you can get an in-depth view of even...More
We arrived just before the start of the Maori show so we bought that ticket for $45 which was $20 more than adult admission. It was a 30 minute quick intro to some aspects of the culture. Good, not great. The museum covers a wide...More
Loved the cultural show. Was good to show the kids the significant of dancing and singing and that is just not about the Haka before the rugby The rest of the place is okay. Been to a number of big attractions of a similar nature...More
Free entry for Auckland residents, So many thing to do and see in the museum. good for kids to learn, such as NZ history, Maori culture, nature creations etc.
Lots of different sections with some outstanding exhibits. Free parking for 2 hours which isn't really long enough
I visited the museum to understand more about NZ. I joined a performance tour (30 min where you watch a Maori performance) and a highlighted tour (1 hour, by a volunteered guide).