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Museum of New Zealand (Te Papa Tongarewa)
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Ranked #1 of 237 things to do in Wellington
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Owner description: Experience the whole of New Zealand in one building! Te Papa is New Zealand's bold, innovative and interactive national museum. Explore the great treasures and stories of this country, its unique natural environment, Maori culture and taonga (treasures), dynamic art heritage, and its fascinating history. Te Papa is located on Wellington's spectacular waterfront. Open 10am to 6pm every day except Christmas Day. General admission is free.
Reviewed July 22, 2013

We are local to Wellington and have been to Te Papa many times. Love that they frequently change the themes. There's always something new for us to check out there.The kids love it and can get "lost" in history. Makes for a great day out that isn't going to break the bank.

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Reviewed July 21, 2013

This is a place not be kisses when visiting New Zealand. I have spent half a day there and it was hardly enough to go through the main exhibits. A lot of interesting facts from history, geography, culture and many more. Absolutely beautifully arranged place.

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Reviewed July 21, 2013

Every visit to Te Papa makes me wish this facility was in Auckland and I could visit much more often. Full of fantastic events, amazing art, interactive and informative - great for any age. Free admission and you could easily spend a couple of days just here..

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Reviewed July 20, 2013

Great place to spend a few hours looking through New Zealand's natural and cultural history. Free to visit, and lots of interesting attractions.

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Reviewed July 20, 2013

Has to be one of the finest National Museums in the world, tells the story of New Zealand so well, almost a small Smithsonian

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