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Kiwis at Sea

Until the end of the year, we're celebrating Kiwis At Sea. From fascinating inventions to true New Zealand ingenuity, the Maritime Museum is pushing the boat out and proud to acclaim Aotearoa's finest creations.

DOMINION MONARCH / Shaw, Savill and Albion  Auckland Maritime Society Collection, New Zealand Maritime Museum

The annual Auckland remembrance service for the Merchant Navy will be held at the New Zealand Maritime Museum on Saturday September 3, 2016...

Anzac women of war – our unsung heroines

After a sell-out season in 2014, the critically acclaimed story of Sister Anzac is returning to the NZ Maritime Museum. The nine special...

For people living in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, the sea is integral to our identity. Ko au te wai, ko te wai ko au: I am the...

Dravuni: Sivia yani na vunilagi - Beyond the Horizon

Dravuni: Sivia yani na Vunilagi - Beyond the Horizon explores cultural transmission in the digital age, belonging and place-making, legends...

Hidden Treasures: Mystery at the Maritime OCTOBER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME Monday 26 September - Friday 7 October, 10am - 3pm Gallery...

Post 1956, 2009.202.1 Gifted by Willem Storteler, 2009, NZ Maritime Museum

Get your seafaring treasures appraised at the New Zealand Maritime Museum as part of the Auckland Heritage Festival. The museum is bringing...

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.  

Breeze Harbour Sailing on the Waitemata

Test your sea legs with a two and half hour taster sailing aboard Breeze and experience what life was like for sailors of the 19th Century...

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. 

Tena koutou katoa, The Roots Creative Entrepreneurs have worked with the Waitemata Youth Collective to create an exhibition at the New...