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Te Papa Museum

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Te Papa Museum

How long should I leave to explore Te Papa Museum? Im on a 2pm Cook Strait crossing so will need to be there for approx 1pm will 3 hours be long enough????

thanks in advance

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1. Re: Te Papa Museum

You will have a rushed view of Te Papa in three hours but you will see enough not to be disappointed. Leave your coffee until you get on the ferry. Ideally one needs a half day to do the museum thoroughly

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I agree with bean, just make the best of the time you have available for Te Papa. Get there as early as you can - there are cafes near by and inside the building - and enjoy.

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3. Re: Te Papa Museum

Iv got my little camper so ill make one on there whilst i wait for it to open then!!!

Thanks very much!

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4. Re: Te Papa Museum

You could spend 2 days at Te Papa and still feel like you've missed something out. I think a few hours is plenty to have a decent look around and experience the main attractions.

As mentioned, you should get your coffee to-go :)

Highlighted exhibitions to view in this short time may include the giant squid and Maori village exhibitions.

Have fun, Te Papa is a must see even for a short visit!

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