Exhibition: Meet the Making

Katherine Mansfield House 25 Tinakori Road, Wellington

Leimomi has selected a range of garments (and undergarments!) from our textiles collection and highlights the techniques used to make them in order to offer a glimpse into the world of their makers and wearers.


Cancelled: Artist Talk and Tour: Jaimee Peters

Suite Gallery 243 Cuba Street, Wellington

This event is a special presentation by the artist to the Friends of Te Papa just before the official opening of the exhibition to the public. You will have the opportunity to meet Jaimee Peters and learn more about her work

$25.00 – $35.00

Circa Theatre Historical Tour

Circa Theatre 1 Taranaki Street, Wellington

Join us on a unique guided tour of Circa Theatre, including rarely seen backstage areas.


Circa Theatre Historical Tour II

Circa Theatre 1 Taranaki Street, Wellington

Spend the afternoon with us and join our final exclusive members tours of CIRCA THEATRE. A circa councillor will guide you and provide a historical insights on the tour.


Annual General Meeting 2022

Icon, Level 2, Te Papa Cable Street, Wellington

The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Inc will be held Wednesday 27 July at 6pm in ICON, Level 2, Te Papa.

City Gallery: Guided Tour of Matarau

City Gallery Wellington Te Ngākau Civic Square, Wellington

The work of the artists in 'Matarau' draw from a strong sense of who and where they are as a compass for their own practice


Carry Me – 100 Years Of Handbags

Whirinaki Whare Taonga 836 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt

Join us for an exclusive Friends of Te Papa tour of an exquisite exhibition showcasing the history of handbags over the last 100 years, led by it's curator.


Reflections on Repatriation

Te Huinga Centre, Level 3, Te Papa 55 Cable Street, Wellington, Wellington

Dr Amber Aranui will take a deep dive into our past to explore our repatriation history here and further afield, as well as the developments presently taking place with our own backyard

$20.00 – $30.00

A Fluid Art: Watercolours 1778-1900

Toi Art, Level 5, Te Papa Te Papa, 55 Cable Street, Wellington, Wellington

Join Annika Sippel, curator of 'A Fluid Art: Watercolours 1778-1900', for a floor talk on a forgotten private collector, the history of British watercolours, and their place in New Zealand’s art collections.