Heritage

News251 Results

Libraries 31 Jul 2019

Behind the scenes with the Auckland Libraries heritage team

Meet the people preserving the history and collections held in our city's libraries.

Community 25 Jul 2019

Councillors vote to increase Regional Historic Heritage Grants Fund

Members of Auckland Council’s Environment and Community Committee were today unanimous in their support to increase the councils Regional Historic Heritage Fund, voting to increase the fund from the current $84,000 fund to an amount of up to $500,000.

Arts 19 Jul 2019

Quick thinking brings artwork closer to home

Stunning marble tables artwork now located at the Onehunga Basin after zoo layout change.

Heritage 28 Jun 2019

Connecting with our Māori heritage

More chapters of the cultural heritage of the mana whenua of Tāmaki Makaurau are being acknowledged every day thanks to the work of the Māori Cultural Heritage Programme.

Environment 27 Jun 2019

Symonds Street Cemetery enhancements showing good results

Waitematā Local Board’s long-term commitment to the enhancement of Symonds Street Cemetery is proving successful.

Heritage 27 Jun 2019

Elder statesman of Auckland heritage retires

Heritage hero George Farrant is retiring after 37 years as principal heritage advisor at Auckland Council.

Heritage 25 Jun 2019

Updated: Proposed Plan Change 26 - submission period extended

Proposed Plan Change 26 relates to the Special Character Areas Overlay of the Auckland Unitary Plan.

Arts 4 Jun 2019

Sharing the ancient art of korowai

Papakura Marae's Whiri Aroha classes have passed on the skills to weave precious korowai cloaks to new generations.

Events16 Results

27 Jan 2022 - 15 Dec 2022

The Civic Tours 2022

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

27 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.

27 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.

15 Nov 2021 - 31 Jan 2022

Love & Loss

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

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.