These are the best museums in Auckland:
SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton'sAucklandKelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium (formerly Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World) is a public aquarium in Auckland , New Zealand, that was opened in 1985. Located at 23 Tamaki Drive, it was the brainchild of New Zealand marine archaeologist and diver Kelly Tarlton (1937–1985). Built in disused sewage s
Auckland Art Gallery Toi O TāmakiAucklandAuckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is the principal public gallery in Auckland , New Zealand. It has the most extensive collection of national and international art in New Zealand and frequently hosts travelling international exhibitions. Set below the hilltop Albert Park in the central-city area of
Auckland ZooAucklandAuckland Zoo is a 16.35-hectare (40-acre) zoological garden in Auckland , New Zealand , situated next to Western Springs park not far from Auckland 's central business district . It is run by the Auckland Council with the Zoological Society of Auckland as a supporting organisation. Auckland Zoo open
Auckland War Memorial MuseumAucklandThe Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira (or simply the Auckland Museum ) is one of New Zealand 's most important museums and war memorials . Its collections concentrate on New Zealand history (and especially the history of the Auckland Region ), natural history , and military history . T
Aotea CentreAucklandThe Aotea Centre is a performing arts and events centre in Auckland , New Zealand . Located at the western edge of Aotea Square , off Queen Street , the centre provides a cultural, entertainment and conventions venue space in the heart of the city, and is managed by Auckland Unlimited (which also op
Michael Joseph Savage MemorialAucklandTakaparawhau / Bastion Point is a coastal piece of land in Ōrākei , Auckland , New Zealand, overlooking the Waitematā Harbour . The area is significant in New Zealand history as the site of protests in the late 1970s by Māori against forced land alienation by Pākehā (European settlers). Takaparawhau
Warkworth and District MuseumAuckland
Museum of Transport and TechnologyAuckland
Ewelme CottageAucklandKinder House and Ewelme Cottage are two historic houses on Ayr Street, in the suburb of Parnell , Auckland , New Zealand. Because of claimed hauntings, the homes were visited by a team of paranormal investigators in 2005 and featured on Ghost Hunt , a New Zealand television show.
Kinder HouseAucklandKinder House and Ewelme Cottage are two historic houses on Ayr Street, in the suburb of Parnell , Auckland , New Zealand. Because of claimed hauntings, the homes were visited by a team of paranormal investigators in 2005 and featured on Ghost Hunt , a New Zealand television show.
HighwicAucklandA beautiful Gothic house with a fascinating historical background, surrounded by nice gardens. See the period furniture and costumed staff.
AlbertonAucklandA lovely and romantic colonial mansion from 1863, which used to host balls and garden parties. Come to see the original furniture.
Crystal MountainAucklandA gem museum and a theme park with child friendly attractions and pet animals. Closed on Mondays.
Artspace AotearoaAucklandA leading contemporary art gallery promoting a cultural dialogue and supporting local artists.
Torpedo Bay Navy MuseumAuckland
Devonport MuseumAucklandMuseum dedicated to the preservation of history of Devenport with exhibits on brickmaking, military, schools, or early settlements.
John Leech GalleryAucklandWith its 150 year-old tradition the oldest dealer gallery in the country supports contemporary artists from both New Zealand and Australia.
OrexartAucklandAn art gallery with a reputation for discovering new talents and exhibiting their artworks, be it paintings or photography.
Auckland Botanic GardensAuckland