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Te Papa is New Zealand's bold and innovative national museum and a recognised world leader in interactive and visitor-focused museum experiences. As well as being a six level museum that showcases New Zealand's national art and treasures, it is also a unique conference and events venue that combines serious business with outstanding hospitality.

The stunning waterfront location puts Te Papa at the heart of Wellington, and provides plenty of natural light and lovely harbour views. Te Papa is close to all major hotels and public transport and offers plenty of onsite parking, so your guests will find us easy to get to.

Te Papa offers you the opportunity to combine unique museum experiences with your event, and has a number of experienced in-house teams delivering a range of products and services.

Key Features:

  • 15 dedicated meeting rooms and a variety of exhibition spaces
  • Catering from 20 to 5000
  • Flexible venues seating 20 to 520
  • Purpose built 328 tiered seating theatre
  • 519m2 of trade display space in a single room
  • Seated dinner for up to 550
  • Cocktails for up to 5000

Services & facilities

Business Services
  • Catering
  • Audio visual services
  • Team building & activities
Venue Facilities
  • WiFi
  • Exhibition space
  • Theatre/auditorium
  • Audio visual facilities
  • Break-out space
  • Parking - extra charge

Rooms available

Amokura Gallery Capacity: 250 - 800 people

Te Papa Cafe Capacity: 350 people

Tower Gallery Capacity: 270 - 700 people

Waterfall (small wedding) Capacity: 40 people

Wellington Foyer Capacity: 500 - 800 people

Oceania Capacity: 60 - 600 people

Amphitheatre (outside) Capacity: 230 people

Angus Rooms Capacity: 21 - 60 people

Boulevard Capacity: 250 - 400 people

Bush City Centre Capacity: 60 people

Espresso Bar Capacity: 50 - 120 people

Glo Worm Cave Capacity: 10 people

Icon Capacity: 34 - 250 people

Level 6 Capacity: 50 people

Level 6 Terrace (outside) Capacity: 100 people

Rangimarie Rooms 1, 2 & 3 Capacity: 48 - 300 people

Signs of a Nation Capacity: 50 - 120 people

Soundings Theatre Capacity: 328 people

Te Marae Capacity: 200 - 250 people

Te Marae - Plus outside Capacity: 500 people

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