Housed in a 19th Century submarine mining station, the Torpedo Bay Navy Museum showcases the rich history of the Royal New Zealand Navy.
This holiday come and get crafty by making your very own felt pennant. Inspired by naval pennants in our latest exhibition ‘Behind the Scenes’, we’ll be making personalised pennants to take home and proudly display. Sessions for children aged 3+ and this holiday we are also introducing a new workshop for children 8+
Find out how a signals officer became a successful romance novelist, uncover the mystery behind a missing medal and get a heads up on our latest exhibition: Behind the Scenes in the Autumn issue of our e-newsletter Te Waka.
Take time out to enjoy a piping hot breakfast or a leisurely lunch with the sparkling waters of the Auckland harbour as your backdrop. Perhaps you would prefer to unwind with a coffee and a light snack or a glass of wine or two.
The War Room is a unique concept in conference facilities. Located at the historic Torpedo Bay in Devonport. The War Room offers a special opportunity to blend rich naval history in a stunning natural environment – an ideal combination that will create a productive, memorable experience for your team.
Come and join us for an Anzac themed Craft Day. Make a knitted, crocheted or paper poppy to keep or add to our ‘Field of Remembrance’.
Watch the Museum’s 2016/17 highlights video and read our Annual Report.
The museum has a set of medals belonging to H J (Harold) Beer. However, one of the medals – the British War Medal – instead of being stamped on the rim with H J Beer, is stamped ‘H J BASTRICK’.
We have a wide range of gifts, souvenirs and Navy-related items in the Navy Museum shop.
Join us for a day of commemoration this Anzac Day – Wednesday 25 April. We’ll be making poppies from 10am-5pm to add to our ‘Field of Remembrance’.
Our latest exhibition goes ‘Behind the Scenes’ with the the care and conservation of our collection. Get an insight into the factors including:Light, pests, environmental pollutants, chemical pollutants and handling that can affect the condition of an object.
We offer engaging and dynamic learning experiences outside the classroom. We believe learning happens at all ages and in a variety of ways. We aim to be both a collaborator and dynamic resource for your students’ learning.