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Auckland Museum

| The Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 0443
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Discover the history and culture of New Zealand through this memorial to those who sacrificed their lives in wartime.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“maori culture” (389 reviews)
“war memorial” (239 reviews)
“new zealand” (849 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
| The Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 0443
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Reviewed yesterday

We just intended to visit the war section to satisfy my husbands interest but ended up staying 3 hours and could have stayed longer. It doesn’t matter what your interests are there is a section to satisfy you. One of the best museums I’ve visited...More

Thank hbirkett2017
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hi guys, Hats off to the NZL government for an awesome and well informed Museum. Easily accessed, lots to see and do. Totally recommend the Volcano experience room!

Thank Milamber68
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed our day at the Auckland Museum. Recommend taking the guided tour and paying a little extra for the Maori show.

Thank amackness
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly worth a visit. Could have easily spent longer than the 2.5 hrs I was here. Lots of different sections including Maori history and how the Polynesian travellers got to NZ, information on both world wars including a rebuilt Spitfire and Japanese Zero fighters and...More

Thank LiviPete
Reviewed 2 days ago

This Museum is probably one of the best kept secrets in New Zealand. Extremely well set out and easy to view. The cafe is nice as well. Plenty of parking and nice views of Auckland.

Thank GFK1820
Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum contains lots of information about different aspects of local life and has a big display relating to the World Wars. There is also a huge interesting display about volcanic activity and a rather scary simulator where you can experience the horror of a...More

Thank Jade-Stamford
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bring walking shoes guys! Bring a camera! and bring an open mind and a mind that is ready to dive into learning about all things war related. This museum also has exhibits on Dinosaurs and much much more! Including an interactive earthquake house and senario...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here for a Motorsport event, the place was decorated perfectly and the food was outstanding!!!!

Thank nataliyaa2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

We really enjoyed the museum, especially the Maori exhibits. You can also explore New Zealand history, war memorials and environment. Well worth a visit. open Mon-Sat 12-5, closed Sun. Admission for international visitors is $25/adult, $10/child.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of interesting, static displays, well set up with easy narration. Even the cafe has a good selection of foods at reasonable prices.

Thank Emma B
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Abhijit P
24 October 2017|
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Response from Tom V | Reviewed this property |
There is lots of parking and it's free parking.
Munnaza U
8 June 2017|
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Response from Tatung01 | Reviewed this property |
Chilly chilly chilly! You should be prepared for cool weather/ fine but cold and rain. Bring layers and warm shoes/boots. You could experience beautiful sunny but cool days. Sometimes its also a matter of comparison: if you... More
Munnaza U
20 March 2017|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
yes u can. they do have lifts there