Kōrero: Biculturalism

Te Papa marae (2 o 3)

Te Papa marae

Te Papa Tongarewa, the national museum of New Zealand in Wellington, was designed from the beginning as a bicultural institution. The museum 'acknowledges the unique position of Māori in Aotearoa New Zealand and the need to secure their participation in the governance, management and operation of the Museum'. The meeting house Te Hono ki Hawaiki, shown here, stands in the museum's marae, Rongomaraeroa. The panels in front represent Māori stories and traditions, while those at the rear stand for the various non-Māori who have made New Zealand their home.

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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Permission of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Janine Hayward, 'Biculturalism - Biculturalism in the state sector', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/32146/te-papa-marae (accessed 11 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Janine Hayward, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012