Feel the wind in your hair with a sailing trip on board a historic vessel.
KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED WITH SPECIAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Find out how the first polynesian explorers made their way to aotearoa
Meet New Zealand's modern day maritime heroes

1 November 2016 - 28 February 2017 Powerful ethereal imagery, compelling conceptual drawings and models make up the latest exhibition At...

Ted Ashby sailing in the Waitemata Harbour

One hour heritage sailing trips on Ted Ashby head out twice a day, six days a week, so there is plenty of opportunity to climb on board.

Saturday 18 March - 6pm to midnight. Auckland Arts Festival’s one-night arts extravaganza White Night is back and we are excited to be...

18 March - 3 September 2017 Explore the journeys made by migrants to New Zealand in a compelling exhibition inspired by real-life...

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the most legendary ocean liner of our time. Launched in 1967 by HM. The Queen, the QE2 become the most...

Come enjoy our great new outdoor space "The End of the Wharf" which has a summer garden, places to sit and relax as well as outdoor...

Get out on the Waitemata harbour with our newest heritage vessel Nautilus. With a maximum capacity of 8 it is an intimate and fascinating...

The Maritime Museum is collaborating with Pecha Kucha Auckland on the next Pecha Kucha night "Where city meets sea" which will be held at...

Aerial of Auckland Harbour 1940.

Essential repairs to fix the concrete beams and piles underneath Hobson Wharf will begin on September 5, 2016. A recent condition...

NZL 32, or Black Magic, the International America's Cup Class yacht that won the 1995 America's Cup.

Learn about NZ's astonishing maritime achievements, a country which has at one time or another held every significant sailing trophy in the...