Make history with Auckland Museum on your wedding day. Prestigious, perfect and timelessly pretty, Auckland Museum is set in the verdancy of the Domain. Our venue is a war memorial that also holds one of New Zealand's top three heritage libraries, boasting neoclassical architecture and majestic columns.
Available for exclusive hire for your engagement or wedding, Auckland Museum is primed to serve as an iconic backdrop to your special day. From the marbled Grand Foyer with... View more its dramatic columns and stained-glass ceiling to shining splendour of the glass round room Event Centre offering panoramic views of Auckland City, Auckland Museum is one of the grandest ways to celebrate your wedding.
Our Grand Foyer is available in the evening, making for a fabulous wedding space during dusk, with room for up to 300 guests cocktail-style. Our revered Origins Gallery is perfect for drinks and canapés for up to 200 standing guests. If you're looking for a touch of Cinderella's magic, our Event Centre can happily to host your event until midnight, so you can have both your ceremony and reception under its copper dome roof, with the exciting choice of an Agni Fire Ceremony if desired.
Both spaces can be utilised upon request, with our professional team at your beck and call to assist with audiovisual needs, set up of a dance floor, booking the perfect caterer and so much more. Hosting your wedding with Auckland Museum means creating a day that will last the test of time.
The Auckland Domain, Parnell 1010
— 450 Seating Capacity
— Ceremony Area
— Live Music / DJ Friendly
— Ethnic Catering Available
— Paid Parking Available
— Free Parking Available