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Auckland Museum

Domain Dr | The Auckland Domain, Parnell, 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.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Domain Dr | The Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-309 0443
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Reviewed yesterday

good Maori and polynesian sections Good interactive exhibition re volcanoes and earthquakes Children's activity area and war memorial on the top floor that made me stop and think. Good accessibility to all areas and an interesting museum shop full of New Zealand gifts ranging in...More

Thank Libby1954
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great day out with our grandchildren starting at the Wintergardens. Then the museum with its fantastic photography exhibition. Art area for the kids before moving on to the Kai room where we had our picnic lunch. Kids area followed with lots of interactive play and...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I bought the package for the Highlights and Maori experience ! It is a big museum and the Highlights gave me an overview of the museum. It was really good to get the tour with Bob, a volunteer. He was passionate and amazing ! Love...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 3 days ago

A war memorial museum and also some interesting facts of about volcanoes, Maori, early European settlers, Chinese gold miners and handicrafts etc.

Thank richkams
Reviewed 4 days ago

We come here often with our two young children. It's beautiful and filled with interesting history. It also has an amazing children's area. A wonderful day out.

Thank GraceGlowNZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are interested in the history of NZ and the surrounding islands/peoples, I strongly recommend this museum... Brilliant. We spent most of one day in here quite happy. The Maori and Polynesia sections were particularly good and in such depth as well. I like...More

Thank artangelDevon
Reviewed 5 days ago

Worth the walk up through the park ( steep) to reach this museum, we are interested in military history and there is plenty to see here, you can search for records of family members.Other floors cover NZ natural history and kids would like the volcano...More

Thank sharonjackarmy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My two teenage boys dropped in to the museum for a look at the NZ music interactive exhibit - I wish we had gotten there a bit earlier as we ran out of time to see everything, but what we did see was cool -...More

Thank Vidal M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Never actually made it inside the museum i was so taken with the scenery and the outside that i ran out of time.

Thank danjonelson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cultral show is worth the extra to go and see. Cafe can get very busy before a show so you need to time it right

Thank Mal O
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Munnaza U
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Response from Tdandrade | Reviewed this property |
Just bring with you the letter from her doctor. 😉
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