Housed in a 19th Century submarine mining station, the Torpedo Bay Navy Museum showcases the rich history of the Royal New Zealand Navy.
Find out how a retired naval officer became an author, view artefacts from the von Luckner collection currently not on display and hear what the Navy Museum researcher likes and doesn’t like about his job in the Summer issue of our e-newsletter Te Waka.
Think museum exhibitions are just designed by adults for adults? Think again! Kids Create – Bravery is a vibrant and engaging exhibition for everyone, exploring “What is Bravery?” Book now to take part in one of our hands on inquiry workshops designed with the key competencies at its core.
The Boatshed is the Navy Museum’s newest unique permanent exhibition space where even the building has a history of its own.
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.
Bravery and courage are the focus for an innovative, collaborative exhibition at the National Museum of the Royal New Zealand Navy. Kids Create – Bravery showcases works by over 100 year three and four, Takapuna Primary school children.
The expression make and mend derives from the early years of the Royal Navy when commanding officers began to set aside one afternoon a week for the ships’ company to repair their uniforms.
We have a wide range of gifts, souvenirs and Navy-related items in the Navy Museum shop.
Action Stations – Puppet Pencil Pots Is it a puppet or a pencil pot? You decide! This summer the Navy said goodbye to HMNZS Endeavour. Over the last 29 years she has travelled all over the world and visited many countries, near and far.
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.
The A D Boyle Room is housed in a room steeped in its own history. Sited in what was formally the Test Room the room was built in 1898 and is built into the cliff.