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Heritage 29 Sep 2015

New military gallery opens at Papakura Museum

A new military gallery has opened at Papakura Museum, with an exhibition to commemorate the 100th anniversary of WWI.

Heritage 29 Sep 2015

Peace tree honours the past

A memorial tree has been planted at Arlene Shultz Park, Manurewa, to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.

Beaches 29 Sep 2015

Putting Piha on the radar

During the Second World War, Piha was the site of a radar station critical to New Zealand’s defence.

Heritage 29 Sep 2015

History on Pedestal Lane

Manurewa Local Board has commemorated a local connection to the Second World War by renaming the eastern section of Peguero Place ‘Pedestal Lane’.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Fort Takapuna barracks restored

Two very special heritage buildings are now restored and will soon be available for the community to enjoy.

Cultural 29 Sep 2015

First World War Heritage Trail

Auckland’s First World War Heritage Trail highlights 56 sites, from Wellsford to Waiuku.

Community 29 Sep 2015

Interview with Johnnie Freeland

Johnnie Freeland, Manager of Te Waka Angamua, explains more about the department’s role and some of the projects and events it has been involved in recently.

Events4 Results

03 Nov 2021

Two Artists and Their Architects

Join Megan Walker as she explores a dialogue about two of New Zealand’s most eminent artists and the architects who created the spaces they inhabited.

06 Nov 2021

1924 Exhibition and Heritage Tour with Curator Madeleine Gifford

Learn about the history of the space and gain a behind-the-scenes look at some of the architectural details and stories.

17 Nov 2021

Auckland’s Heritage Counts 2021

An annual compilation of up-to-date statistics and research on Auckland’s heritage places.

03 Dec 2021 - 18 Apr 2022

Secrets of Stonehenge

This exhibition highlights ancient artefacts and the latest research to answer questions about this iconic, mysterious site.