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Libraries 8 Jul 2020

Call for submissions for ‘COVID-19 - A Snapshot in Time Archive’

Be a part of history and submit your writing, photographs, drawings, videos and sounds from lockdown.

Heritage 11 Jun 2020

Step back in time with new self-guided walking tours

Two new self-guided walking tours on the AKL City Tours app encourage people to learn more about Tāmaki Makaurau’s history.

Heritage 4 Jun 2020

Restoration of Avondale grave preserves a piece of history

A piece of the Whau’s history has been salvaged following the restoration of a gravestone in St Ninians Cemetery in Avondale.

Community 9 Mar 2020

New exhibition challenges perceptions of the Pacific

Discover the people and stories of the Saltwater Realm at Waitui Ātea: Saltwater Realm.

Heritage 18 Feb 2020

Old Pukekohe signs restored by locals

Signs that vanished from Pukekohe have been restored and returned thanks to some detective work.

Heritage 18 Feb 2020

Two Auckland Council Libraries heritage collections receive UNESCO heritage recognition

The earliest New Zealand land weather records and a 1900s photographic collection have been recognised as being of national significance.

Heritage 11 Dec 2019

Auckland Heritage Festival Diary - Kids and Families

Explore some of the Auckland Heritage Festival highlights for kids and families.

Libraries 3 Dec 2019

Robinson Crusoe sails into Auckland' Central City Library

Come along and see a 300-year-old copy of Robinson Crusoe at Auckland Council's Central City Library.

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.