Other Te Papa Sites

The online home of arts at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Art exhibitions
Art exhibitions

Find out what's On the Wall – current and upcoming art exhibitions at Te Papa, from New Zealand's national collection and beyond.

Online magazine
Online Magazine

Off the Wall is a quarterly online art magazine of New Zealand art commentary, artist interviews, and the latest arts videos and audio.

Arts events

At the heart of Ngā Toi | Arts Te Papa is an ongoing programme of events for everyone: curator and artist talks, family activities, late-night events, performances, and more.

Arts media
Richard Stratton

Watch and listen to free art videos and audio tracks, including artist talks, curator commentaries, behind-the-scenes, and more.

Art education
Art education

Te Papa has a range of art education programmes and resources available for teachers and students.

Kids and families

Bring the whole family to our art galleries to enjoy interactive activities, draw a self-portrait, listen to our free kids' audio guide, become an art detective, and more.

Image credit: Simon Denny, Modded Server-Rack Display with Some Interpretations of Imagery from NSA TREASUREMAP Slides, 2015 (detail), mixed media. Te Papa (2015-0052-4/AA-DZ to DZ-DZ). Photograph by Nick Ash