Not sure how to store or look after your textile treasures and heirlooms? Bring your item to Te Papa and discuss with a textile conservator. The limit is one item only.
April 14, 2014
April 11, 2014
Support the Friends of Te Papa with this gala evening to celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions from the National Museum of China: Throne of Emperors and Shi Lu: A revolution in paint.
April 10, 2014
A free bus tour to the ‘Frances Hodgkins in Kapiti’ exhibition at the Mahara Gallery in Waikanae.
April 7, 2014
Embroiderer Jenny Adin-Christie, part of the team that made the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress, discusses needlework past and present in this illustrated talk.
April 6, 2014
Hilary Kay, from the BBC TV’s Antiques Roadshow, explores the fascinating development of toys from the first clockwork carriages to battery-powered robots.
March 30, 2014
Join biographer Jill Trevelyan, and playwright Dave Armstrong, in conversation, in the gallery on Level 5, as they discuss two of New Zealand’s greatest twentieth-century artists and the challenges involved in bringing their wonderful words, images and music to the stage.
March 28, 2014
Join a busload of friends for an excursion to Aratoi’s new exhibition The City – Becoming and Decaying, a major survey of award-winning contemporary German photography.
March 27, 2014
See the print that inspired the play! Go back of house with Rebecca Rice Curator Historical NZ Art and David Maskill Senior Lecturer in art history to talk about the artist Charles Meryon.
See the print that inspired the play! Go back of house with Rebecca Rice Curator Historical NZ Art and David Maskill Senior Lecturer in art history to talk about the artist Charles Meryon