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

Monday October 02 - Friday October 13 10am - 3pm daily Celebrate maritime tradition with knot making workshops, interactive performances...

An installation by Jae Kang that invites visitors to touch and play September 29 - April 29, 2018 The New Zealand Maritime Museum’s new...

Floating crane lifting the launch shelter next to the Ferry Building, 1922. Auckland Harbour Board Collection, New Zealand Maritime Museum (42_065d)

Friday 22nd – Monday 2nd Oct Check out the changing landscape of Auckland's waterfront and port in this fascinating temporary exhibition,...

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 September 30 & Sunday October 1 10am - 4pm  To celebrate the opening of our new exhibition by contemporary artist Jae Kang,...

On July 6, 2017, the museum hosted the programme "An Epic Voyage through our Changing Seas", organised by Plankton Planet.

  The museum hosted the panel event Journey of a Million Miles on August 12, 2017 to explore the themes from the exhibition of the same...

Join us at the Maritime Museum for an interactive multi-discipline exhibition, a talk from renowned Mana Whenua writer Paula Morris, Māori...

Looking for something fun to do with the kids over the weekend? Bring them into the Maritime Museum to meet our roving characters and take...

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

Aerial of Auckland Harbour 1940.

Hobson Wharf is currently undergoing essential repairs to fix the concrete beams and pile below. A condition assessment of the 80-year-old...

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...