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Matariki - Museum Open Day


Sun 25 Jun 2017, 10:00am–5:00pm

Where: MTG Hawke's Bay, 1 Tennyson St, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free


Listed by: MTG Hawke's Bay

Spend the day at the Museum and help us celebrate Matariki. Matariki is a time to gather with family and friends and to reflect on the past, celebrate the present and plan for the future.

Tours and Talks:
- 10:00am - Earthquake Exhibition Tour
- 10:30am - Floor Talk - 'He Manu Tioriori' with Charles Ropitini
- 11:00am - Earthquake Exhibition Tour
- 11:00am - Floor Talk - 'Freedom & Structure' with Jess Mio
- 11:30am - Floor Talk - 'Tēnei Tonu' with Tryphena Cracknell
- 1:00pm - Earthquake Exhibition Tour
- 2:00pm - Ngāti Kahungunu Taikura performance live streamed from Te Papa
- 3:30pm - Floor Talk - 'He Manu Tioriori' with Charles Ropitini

Also, see our new exhibitions 'He Manu Tioriori' and 'Freedom and Structure'. Watch New Zealand’s senior Maori performing artists from around Aotearoa New Zealand perform through live streaming of Kaumātua Kapa Haka from Te Papa’s Matariki Festival in Wellington. There will be family activities and a drop-in Matariki craft zone.

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