The Expert Sessions: Friends from Gallipoli
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|Sat 31 Mar ’12, 2:00pm–3:00pm||
Where: Auckland War Memorial Museum, Domain Dr, Auckland Domain, Auckland
Restrictions: All Ages
- General admission: $5.00
- Booking fees may apply
Event listed by: Auckland Museum
With millions of collection items at the Museum, not all of them can go on display but with the launch of the The Expert Sessions the Museum curators are giving visitors the chance to delve into these hidden collections and see precious objects and natural history specimens up close. This series also features guest experts from around Auckland, shedding light on everything from the illegal trade of wildlife to the life and times of Governor Grey.
The Expert Sessions run for approx. 30mins and are suitable for children 7 years and over. Bookings recommended and booking fees apply. Free entry to The Poisoners! exhibition on presentation of your ticket.
Turkish professor Dr Ahmet Mete Tuncoku looks at Gallipoli and the way in which the campaign helped modernise international relations and contribute to what would become a lasting bond of friendship between Turkey and New Zealand.