More on Kupe’s tour in museum series
Award winning historian, storyteller and orator Pita Turei is launching Voyager New Zealand Maritime Museum’s second stage in the Kupe Sites Landmark Series.
Ancient Narratives, Whakapapa is on September 8 at 1.30pm in the Edmiston Gallery.
Kupe Sites is a touring photographic exhibition from the Museum of New Zealand, Te Papa Tongarewa. It explores the stories of Kupe, the Polynesian discoverer of New Zealand, through names of various landmarks and places he encountered and even the name Aotearoa.
The launch will be followed by light refreshments.
Phone 373 0800 or go to maritimemuseum. co.nz for information.