Archive Tours Make Thursdays your night at Te Papa 01/08/2014 0 On Thursdays Te Papa closes late at 9pm, giving you a great opportunity to enjoy a ‘quieter’ time to explore the galleries. To add to your enjoyment, we are offering a special membership benefit of 25 percent discount off the Espresso menu from 5pm each Thursday evening. The offer is available from now until Christmas 2014. To receive this benefit, simply show your current membership card. Don’t forget your usual membership benefit at Espresso is a 10 percent discount. (Please note this offer is not in addition to the Gold Card offer or other special offers).