|Te Papa - Museum of New Zealand
Hometown: Wellington, New Zealand
Web site: http://www.tepapa.govt.nz
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Te Papa is New Zealandís bold and innovative national museum and a recognised world leader in interactive and visitor-focused museum experiences. New Zealandís geology and natural environment and the stories of New Zealandís indigenous people, the Mšori, are celebrated in Te Papa's permanent exhibitions, while Te Papaís Marae is a vibrant contemporary meeting house and a living communal centre, unique in a museum. An exciting range of exhibitions display New Zealandís diverse art and visual culture and top-rating international exhibitions tour regularly. The event programme features free events and entertainment, performances, floortalks, lectures, and more. Find out more at http://www.tepapa.govt.nz
Te Papa is New Zealandís national museum, renowned for being bicultural, scholarly, innovative, and fun. Our success is built on our relationships with and ability to represent our community.
Our collections span five areas: Art, History, Pacific, Māori, and Natural Environment. Our exhibitions are interdisciplinary and interactive, and we have dynamic events and education programmes. We also have thriving commercial enterprises, including a publishing division, conference operations, and retail stores.
Read here about our legal foundations, leaders, and sponsors. Find out about our work with communities, including iwi and museums, and learn about our landmark building and our history. Plus discover media resources and job opportunities.