Past Events › Te Papa collections
Join the Manager of Collection Imaging Michael O’Neill to see lots of beautiful images plus get an overview of the day to day workflow of a Te Papa photographer plus an insight into some of the more challenging objects
Have you ever wondered what treasures lie within the Museum’s archives? Te Papa’s Archive holds fascinating collections of papers and records from the Colonial Museum and predecessor organisations
Go behind the scenes with Te Papa Archivist, Jennifer Twist, and see some of the highlights from the museums fascinating collection of paper and records.
Jennifer Twist (Te Papa Archivist) will lead us on our second back of house tour through the museum’s archives and share some highlights from Charles Darwin, Hector’s letter books, botanist Nancy Adams’ watercolours of beautiful plant specimens and much more.
Have you ever wondered what treasures lie within the Museum’s archives? Go behind the scenes with Jennifer Twist (Archivist) and see some of the highlights of Te Papa’s Archives Collection.
Join Katie and Bronwyn to learn about the women who have been, and are, part of the fight for gender equality.
This tour will take you behind the scenes to visit two collection areas; one housing weaponry, food implements and carving, including pounamu; and the textiles collection which holds the largest kakahu (cloaks) collection in the world.
You will visit two collection areas; one housing weaponry, food implements and carving, including pounamu; and the textile collection which holds the largest kakahu (cloaks) collection in the world.
Join a small group of Friends and see treasures up close on this behind-the-scenes experience at Te Papa, Cable Street.
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