What's on

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

Our popular Mid-Winter Music sessions are back this season with live music from May - August at the museum. The free weekend afternoon...

For a limited time only over Autumn/Winter 2017 the Maritime Museum will be offering a unique sailing experience on the waka Aotearoa One....

Come to the Maritime Museum and take part in an art workshop facilitated by Connect the Dots.  The Auckland-based charitable trust will...

SL Puke steaming outside the Museum

SS Puke might just be the cutest steam tug on the water and you can get on board for a trip on selected Saturday afternoons.  

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.

Come and enjoy traditional shanties and contemporary songs of the sea on the first Sunday of every month at 1pm. 

The New Zealand Maritime Museum is currently exhibiting SeaCharger - the world’s first unmanned surface vessel to cross an ocean using only...

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 8 it is an intimate and fascinating...

Aerial of Auckland Harbour 1940.

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