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The museum is located in the heart of Auckland's Viaduct Harbour, on the corner of Quay and Hobson Streets. To plan your journey on public transport visit Auckland Transport.
Travelling by car
The closest car parking is at the Downtown Car Park with access from Customs Street West. There is an overhead walkway that connects this car park to the pedestrian precinct outside the museum.
Travelling by bus/train
The Britomart Transport Centre is just a few minutes' walk from the museum, making it easy to get to from the bus or the train.
Travelling by ferry
Fullers run passenger ferries to several Auckland suburbs. The ferry terminal is a two minute walk from the museum - Fullers.co.nz
Additional ferry services from Great Barrier Island, Rakino Island, Pine Harbour and Waiheke Island are also available from SeaLink.
Visitors from the Coromandel, Hobsonsville, Beach Haven and Gulf Harbour can us also visit us using the 360 Discovery cruise.