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    • 2023 Chatham Islands Excursions
      • Since 2002 these excursions to the Chatham Islands has been offered to, and enjoyed by, many Friends of Te Papa. Touring with Hamish and Chris is a rare opportunity to visit the Chathams in a safe and convivial context. The plan is to visit Chatham and Pitt Island, sea and air conditions permitting.

    • Te Papa Press Online Store – launch a special offer for Members
      • Te Papa Press is delighted to let you know about its new online store, exclusively for Te Papa staff, authors and Friends of Te Papa. This expands the discounts currently on offer and provides a more efficient way of ordering directly from Te Papa Press. The online store provides a wide choice of books, including new titles, ideal for Christmas presents

    • Dr Amber Aranui in Deep Conversation
      • Dr Aranui, Repatriation Researcher at Te Papa since 2008, and Curator Taonga Maori, is of  Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Waikato, and Ngāi Tahu descent. She recently took part in an online discussion  facilitated by the Australian National University in Canberra (ANU). Amber has a strong background in New Zealand archaeology and anthropology. Her previous experience, […]

    • Second tour to Golden Bay 2022
      • Hamish Campbell and Chris Adams have organised, and will lead, a second Friends of Te Papa group to Golden Bay, Wednesday 4 - Monday 9 May 2022. This excursion is a six-day (5 night) geo tourism adventure to Western Zealandia. You will fly from Wellington to Nelson return

    • Te Papa Covid-19 information
      • Planning a visit to the museum? Whether you are meeting friends for a cuppa, self-guiding, or attending one of our events, please be sure to follow the guidelines as set out on this page.

    • Lisa Reihana’s in Pursuit of Venus [infected] now at Te Papa
      • Lisa Reihana’s in Pursuit of Venus [infected] is a retort to the French scenic wallpaper, Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique  produced by Joseph Dufour in 1804. Friends of Te Papa will remember the panels of Dufour’s original wallpaper, which were purchased in 2015, and which reflected a widespread fascination with the Pacific voyages undertaken by Captain Cook, de Bougainville, and […]

    • Front of House volunteers wanted!
      • The exhibition Surrealist Art: Masterpieces from Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen has already been open for 6 weeks, and runs until October 31st. The Friends plan to promote membership during the final 10 weekends, beginning August 28th and 29th from 1pm tp 3pm. You will receive a complimentary exhibition ticket and free parking on the day. […]

    • Tour: Kaikoura with Hamish Campbell
      • Have you ever wondered exactly what happened to Kaikoura in the 2016, why and what might happen in future? Expression of interest are now invited from Friends Members who would like to join us on this tour.

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