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    August 2020

    Free
    Mystery of History Exhibition

    Mystery of History Exhibition

    Unfortunately due to Covid-19 Alert Level 2 restrictions being in place from midday Wednesday, 12 August our Mystery of History exhibition will be closed, given the high level of interactive elements in this exhibition. All other exhibitions remain open.

    Date: Friday 14 August to Sunday 30 August
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Tender Is the Night Exhibition

    Tender Is the Night Exhibition

    Tender is the Night: Art Deco, dancing, jazz and the lost generation. “I want to give a really BAD party. I mean it. I want to give a party where there’s a brawl and seductions and people going home with their feelings hurt and women passed out in the cabinet de toilette. You wait and...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Sunday 30 August
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

    Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

    Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Saturday 31 October
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Rongonui Exhibition

    Rongonui Exhibition

    Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Sunday 1 November
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

    1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

    “The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Thursday 31 December
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

    Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

    This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Thursday 31 December
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Free
    On Art & Activism Exhibition

    On Art & Activism Exhibition

    On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

    Date: Friday 14 August to Sunday 24 January
    Where:
    MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories

    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories

    Update 03/08 - This tour has now SOLD OUT. Please contact our customer services team on 06) 835 7781 if you would like to go on the waitlist. Join us for a 'behind the scenes' tour in Ahuriri. Explore Victorian clothing, jewellery and accessories from our Costume and Textiles collection, as well...

    Date: Tuesday 25 August
    Where:
    Offsite Storage Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories

    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories

    Update 28/07 - This tour has now SOLD OUT. Please contact our customer services team on 06) 835 7781 if you would like to go on the waitlist. Join us for a 'behind the scenes' tour in Ahuriri. Explore Victorian clothing, jewellery and accessories from our Costume and Textiles collection, as well...

    Date: Tuesday 25 August
    Where:
    Offsite Storage Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories (Tour#3)

    Tightly Laced: Victorian Costumes & Accessories (Tour#3)

    Join us for a 'behind the scenes' tour in Ahuriri. Explore Victorian clothing, jewellery and accessories from our Costume and Textiles collection, as well as archival illustrations. Tickets: $10 | $5 Friends of MTG. Please register online through Eventfinda to secure your place. Please note:...

    Date: Wednesday 26 August
    Where:
    Offsite Storage Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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