Kaitiakitanga: Te Manawa acknowledges the people of Rangitāne as mana whenua of our place in Aotearoa New Zealand. We value the trust and partnerships we have with them that provide governance, guidance and integrity to our activities.
Manaakitanga: Te Manawa values all people in all of our spaces. Everyone who comes through our doors or interacts with us online, whether it’s for an exhibition or an event, is made to feel welcome. Everyone at Te Manawa deserves to feel safe, respected and valued. When you come to Te Manawa please treat people how you would like to be treated.
Tuakiritanga: Museums and galleries are places of expression, inspiration and learning that build our sense of identity. That’s why we pride ourselves on being diverse and inclusive.
A place for everyone to feel a connection and sense of belonging.