Te Papa to reopen after its longest closure in 22-year history

By Jessica Tyson

The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa is set to re-open on Thursday after being closed due to the impact of COVID-19.

The museum has been closed for 68 days, the longest in its 22-year history.

Te Papa kaihautū Arapata Hakiwai says reopening will ensure safety for visitors and staff.