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75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings

2019 May 21

Thursday 6 June 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings. National commemoration On 6 June 2019, a national commemoration will be held inside the Hall of Memories, Pukeahu Nation…

Come along to our Public History talk on Wed 05 June

2019 May 21

Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage and the National Library invite you to join us on Wednesday 5 June to hear Sean Mallon discuss his latest book Tatau: Stories behind the book –1T…

Te Papa acquires extremely rare historical painting from Captain Cook’s 1772-75 Pacific voyage

2019 May 21

Te Papa announced today it has purchased William Hodges’ Waterfall in Dusky Bay with Maori canoe for New Zealand’s national art collection. The painting has been held in a private collection…

Tuia 250 Voyage Flotilla to visit Mercury Bay

2019 May 20

A flotilla of historic vessels will visit Mercury Bay in October as part of the Tuia Encounters 250 national commemoration. This year, New Zealand marks 250 years since the first meetings between1…

Latest heritage buildings to benefit from Government fund

2019 May 16

Ten heritage buildings from across New Zealand will have a more secure future, Associate Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Grant Robertson announced today. The Heritage EQUIP earthquake1stre…

Rip It Up and Start Again

2019 May 16

The news that the first 101 issues of the New Zealand music magazine Rip It Up are now available online is very exciting, says Chris Bourke, the content director of AudioCulture.co.nz, the “noisy …

Tuia 250 Voyage Flotilla announced

2019 May 14

Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage Chief Executive Bernadette Cavanagh announced today the core vessels that will take part in the Tuia - Encounters 250 national1commemoration. Im…

75th anniversary of the Battle of Cassino

2019 May 10

May 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Cassino. National commemoration On 16th May 2019, a national commemoration will be held inside the Hall of Memories, Pukeahu National War Mem…

Te Taiao | Nature exhibition a new benchmark for a new generation

2019 May 09

A dawn blessing was held today for Te Papa’s ground-breaking new exhibition zone, Te Taiao | Nature. Iwi from around the country blessed the exhibition, acknowledging taonga connected to their1roh…

Sacred ancestral remains return from Germany and Netherlands

2019 May 06

On Sunday 5 May, Te Papa held a private pōwhiri (welcome) to mark the return home of 121 Māori and Moriori ancestral remains from Germany and The Netherlands. The 121 tūpuna (Māori ancestors) …

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