Wednesday 12 December 2018, 9.00am - Sunday 3 March 2019, 4.00pm
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Satu & Sun 10am-4pm
Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero | Central City Library, 44-46 Lorne Street, Auckland Central
Second-floor gallery space
021 723 498
Playful Pop-up Books is an exhibition of 24 stunning examples of movable and pop-up books from Sir George Grey Special Collections.
Highlights include a tunnel book from 1851, a 1930s edition of Pinocchio, contemporary adaptations of the classic children’s stories Peter Pan and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and intricate private press pop-up books.
Escape the heat in the pop-up books reading zone or take a snap of the children in your lives by the dress-ups wall.
Join us for this fun, free activity for children and families in the city this summer.
'Make your own' events
Sat 15 Dec, 11.30am-1pm & Fri 21 Dec, 10.30am-12pm | Ground floor, Central City Library | FREE
Alongside the exhibition, there will be two "pop-up Christmas cards and lei making" workshops for children and their families on the ground floor of Central City Library.