Museum of New Zealand

Museum of New Zealand

Te Papa Tongarewa

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The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is the national museum and art gallery of New Zealand, commonly known as Te Papa which translates to "the place of treasures of this land".

Te Papa is open 365 days a year from 10am−6pm (late night 9pm Thursday). Free entry but charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities.

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North IslandWellington RegionWellington

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  • Museums and Galleries
  • Free

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Ann Grandchamp

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Great information about all aspects of NZ. Allow enough time.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Claudia

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Fantastic museum

Reviewed almost 9 years ago and experienced in November 2009

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Marshall

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

The best museum in the world! NZ should be proud of this!

Reviewed almost 9 years ago and experienced in November 2009

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Jamie Hallifax

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

One of the paid exhibits in the museum worth $10 but dont bother with the low ride which is a seperate fee.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Robb Howland

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

always something new to view. Great for all agess - can pay for special exhibitions if chose to. Wealth of info on NZ history, people etc.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Arne van Schol

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Very interesting and it's for free!

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Helen Power

England

Ranking: 10/10

fantastic museum.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Lamb

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Excellent displays with plenty of space to move around. Nice to be greeted upon arrival by a guide who explained layout.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Fam Leinden

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Learning from the Maori + New Zealand

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Greg Gerritz

Canada

Ranking: 10/10

If only we had known, we could have spent a whole day there!

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Kasper

Denmark

Ranking: 10/10

Interesting museum, with lots of interactive options and exhibitions for every taste

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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JeanOddy

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Excellent exhibition of history of NZ and it's people. We would pay for this but it leaves with the feeling that NZ is very keen to make visitors feel welcome.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago

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Brian Elmes

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

lives upto the hype -not to be missed.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago