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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.

Educational 25 Nov 2019

How Auckland used to celebrate Christmas

Discover a few highlights of Auckland’s historic holiday sites.

Heritage 20 Nov 2019

Uncharted tram tracks uncovered on Quay Street

During excavations as part of the Quay Street enhancement, tram tracks dating back to the early 1900s have been uncovered.

Have your say 7 Nov 2019

Have your say on Auckland War Memorial Museum’s Draft Annual Plan

Auckland Museum is welcoming feedback on its Draft Annual Plan 2020/2021.

Libraries 30 Oct 2019

Immerse yourself in 1831 fashion with Auckland Libraries' Heritage Collection

An 1831 fashion magazine has arrived on Kura Heritage Collections Online.

Events16 Results

15 Nov 2021 - 31 Jan 2022

Love & Loss

This exhibition explores expressions of love, loss, and longing through a bold and contemporary curatorial lens.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

Hidden Heritage Tour

Take a closer look at one of Auckland’s best-loved buildings and find out some of Auckland Museum’s secrets.

28 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022

The Incredible Rooftop Tour

Learn more about one of Auckland’s most beloved heritage buildings, while enjoying incredible panoramic views.

29 Jan 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

The Civic Tours 2022

The Civic Tours offers a remarkable experience of the historic building.

02 Feb 2022

Tatai Whakapapa

Our Poukōkiri Rangahau Māori (senior Māori research librarians) are here to guide you about your understanding of whakapapa.

06 Feb 2022 - 11 Dec 2022

Auckland Town Hall Tours 2022

The return of the Auckland Town Hall Tours, offering a remarkable experience of the historic building.

16 Feb 2022

Introducing the 1921 Census of England & Wales

Join Findmypast for an unmissable exploration of the biggest new arrival in family history.

23 Feb 2022

Researching Tāmaki Makaurau: Auckland History Initiative Summer Scholars

These students spend 12 weeks over the summer break researching in the varied and rich archives around Auckland.