Keep the Lights On Campaign Closes on a High

18 May 2024

The Keep the Lights On for Museums and Galleries campaign closes.

MONA appeals against ladies-only lounge discrimination ruling

16 May 2024

Tasmania’s Museum of Old and New Art may turn its controversial “ladies only” art exhibition into a toilet to allow it to keep banning men.

Waikato Museum to Close for Upgrades

15 May 2024

Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga O Waikato will be closed from 22 July to early December so that the building can undergo significant work to fix existing issues and prevent future problems.

Closure of Te Maeatanga Digitisation Programme and on demand service

09 May 2024

Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga Archives New Zealand’s Te Maeatanga Digitisation programme will close on 30 June 2024.

Museums Aotearoa Lifetime Honorary Memberships

02 May 2024

Two museum professionals acknowledged for their contribution to the sector.

Campaign to save Aotearoa New Zealand’s museums and galleries launches

10 March 2024

Museums Aotearoa CEO Adele Fitzpatrick says she’s concerned that beloved institutions in the sector may not survive the decade, without sustainable, long-term funding.

Understand how Museums Aotearoa and National Services Te Paerangi work together

07 February 2024

Museums Aotearoa (MA) and National Services Te Paerangi (NSTP) have different roles, responsibilities and functions in the cultural, arts and heritage sector, but work together across our activities to help the sector thrive.

MA Impact report October 2023

27 November 2023

On behalf of the Museums Aotearoa Board, we are pleased to present the Impact Report for October 2023.

MA membership fees are changing

27 November 2023

A new way of paying membership fees to MA will be in place for 2024.