Explore Te Papa! 

Tama 1977, Walters, Gordon (1919–1995), New Zealand. Gift of Stephen Lachman, 1995. Te Papa
Tama 1977, Walters, Gordon (1919–1995), New Zealand. Gift of Stephen Lachman, 1995. Te Papa

Take an interactive journey through the Museum to discover the fascinating stories of some of the nation's most precious taonga.

Together these taonga, or cultural treasures, tell the story of our unique country, Aotearoa New Zealand. 

Pick three or four of the following exhibition areas to be the focus of your visit.

Medicine Chest circa 1880, Dakin Brothers, London. Acquisition history unknown. Te Papa
Medicine Chest circa 1880, Dakin Brothers, London. Acquisition history unknown. Te Papa

Programme information

Availability: All year

Learning areas and strands: Social Sciences – Identity, Culture, and Organisation

Year levels: 913

To ensure that Explore Te Papa meets the needs of students in Years 12 and 13, please contact us to discuss your specific requirements.

Duration: 60 minutes

Cost per student: $6.50 (teachers and parent helpers are free)

Full programme information: Essential reading before attending this programme
Explore Te Papa programme information (PDF, 49kB)

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