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Friends free look – Aztecs: Conquest and glory

Saturday 5 October 2013, 9am - 6pm


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Te Papa’s current major exhibition, is the extraordinary  Aztecs: Conquest and glory.

As a member of the Friends, you are entitled to free entry to the exhibition, all day on Saturday 5th October.

The Aztecs’ story is fascinating, dramatic, and ultimately tragic.  Aztecs: Conquest and glory presents hundreds of cultural treasures from Mexico’s major museums.  Click here to read curator Lynette Townsend’s in-depth article,

Espresso Café on Level 4 will open at 9am, an hour earlier than usual, especially for you to have that early morning coffee before you see the exhibition.

We will also be pleased to hand out at the exhibition, the very popular vouchers from Espresso Café with a special offer of coffee and cake for $6.90, or coffee and a muffin or scone for $5.00 – your choice.

Cost: Free to attend on showing your current membership card.  There is no need to register to attend, just come anytime between 9am and 5:30pm  (exhibition closes at 6:00pm),

Feature Image: Detail from Screen with scenes from conquest of Mexico 1680–1720, artist unknown, New Spain (Mexico), oil on canvas, mounted on 10 panels. From Museo Nacional de Historia Castillo de Chapultepec.


Free to attend with your current membership card

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2013-10-05 09:00:00 2013-10-05 18:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Friends free look – Aztecs: Conquest and glory A Friends of Te Papa event. More details: https://www.friendsoftepapa.org.nz/event/friends-preview-aztecs-conquest-glory/.
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