Under the Covid-19 Protection Framework Traffic Light RED, anyone coming to the Maritime Museum must be fully vaccinated, including all visitors, staff and volunteers. All visitors are required to show their valid My Vaccine Pass as proof of vaccination, sign in, and wear a face covering. 

Visit our COVID-19 page for more details about your visit. We can’t wait to see you!

Learn the Ropes these School Holidays

18 January - 28 January
10am - 4pm | From $5 per child

Come get knotty with the Maritime Museum these school holidays!

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'Hauraki Broo' Book Launch with Suzy Cato

Saturday, 29 January, 10am - 11.45am | Free with museum entry

Join us for a very special storytime with the fabulous Suzy Cato, as she reads the brand-new book Hauraki Broo!

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Special Auckland Anniversary Day Sailings

31 January
10.30am, 11.30am & 1.30pm | From $26 per adult, $13 per child

Celebrate Tāmaki Makaurau as you cruise the Waitematā this Auckland Anniversary Day!

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I am Island and Sea Artist Workshops with Sarah-Jane Blake

Saturday, 19 Feb | $35 per person

Join artist Sarah-Jane Blake for a morning or afternoon of creativity and nautical joy.

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What a Fluke!

Sunday, 20 Feb 10.30am - 2pm | Free with museum entry

Help us celebrate World Whale Day and be in to win some whaley amazing prizes.

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The Great NZMM Time Travel Road Trip!

Feb 13 - 26 | Online

From Feb 13 - 26, we're going on a nautical adventure around the circumference of Aotearoa New Zealand - and we need your help to prepare! 

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Whale Tales 2022

24 January - 18 April | Free

The Maritime Museum is proud to sponsor a beautiful painted whale tail, designed by artist Valerie Auersperg as part of WWF's Whale Tales 2022.

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Make Days at the Maritime

Sundays from 6 Feb, 10.30 - 2pm | Free with museum entry

Stop by the Maritime Museum every Sunday to make and take home a whānau-friendly craft.

No need to book, just come by for a relaxed day by the water.

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Storytime at the Maritime

Fridays from 4 Feb, 10.30am - 11am | Free with museum entry

Every Friday we run free storytime sessions exploring the stories of the sea. Your tamariki will be treated to tales of the high seas and can join in the fun with movement and song.

Recommended age group: up to 6 years.



Free Guided Museum Tours

Postponed under curent Covid-19 Protection Framework

Dive deeper with a complimentary tour from one of our friendly volunteer guides.

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