Te Papa Museum, Wellington, NZ Building

Te Papa Wellington, New Zealand, Photos, Architecture, Building, Design, Pictures

Te Papa Wellington : Building

Key Building in Wellington Habour – design by Jasmax, architects, NZ

15 Aug 2007

Te Papa Museum

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Te Papa Museum

Te Papa‘ means ‘Our Place’ in Maori

Location: on the harbour, south of the city centre

Photos from Aug 2007 by architect Adrian Welch:

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The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is the national museum and art gallery of New Zealand, located in Wellington.

Address: 55 Cable St, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

Hours: Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (check with operators)

Phone: +64 4-381 7000

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The builidng opened on February 14, 1998

Project Architect: Ivan Mercep

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There are more than 200,000 objects in the collection – from specimens collected during Captain Cook’s first expedition to New Zealand in 1769-70 to the costume worn by Xena: Warrior Princess.

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Views of Te Papa from harbour in city centre:
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Te Papa Museum Extension – Architecture Competition
Winner: UNStudio, with Jasmax (NZ architects)
For Wellington Waterfront Ltd

Te Papa Museum Extension architects : UNStudio


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Wellington Buildings

New Zealand Architects

Wellington Parliament building
New Zealand Parliament Building
picture © Adrian Welch

Wellington Harbour Buildings
Wellington Harbour Building
picture © Adrian Welch

Comments / photos for the Te Papa Wellington Architecture page welcome

Te Papa Wellington Building – page

Website: www.tepapa.govt.nz