Couple in an art museum in Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland: Arts & Culture

A Day in the Life


The city of Auckland, known as Tamaki Makaurau in the Maori language, is culturally rich with outdoor art installations, theatrical performances and sophisticated galleries. Immerse yourself in the brilliance of the growing Auckland arts and culture scene the next time you visit. The following itinerary is filled with centrally-located venues that encapsulate the city and its inhabitants. These places offer easy access and are within walking distance or public transportation — perfect for tourists.

Here’s what a day exploring Auckland’s arts and culture venues could look like on your next visit.

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